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Gumbo Tradition (2023)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Scott, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-11-24

Duration: 00:06:08

Subjects: Gumbo (Soup) | Food


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Ancelet, Barry Interviewee


This segment from the November 24, 2023, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s visit with Barry Ancelet, Cajun folklorist, at his home in Scott, Louisiana, as he prepares a roux-less gumbo in the traditional way used by the West Africans in the late 1700s and early 1800s.