Noun(1) spicy Creole dish of rice and ham, sausage, chicken, or shellfish with tomatoes, peppers, onions, and celery
(1) Last year I was in New Orleans and had plenty of gumbo, jambalaya , and crawfish étouffée.(2) In a traditional jambalaya , chicken, sausage, ham, and chopped vegetables are cooked and added with seasonings and liquid to an iron pot full of rice.(3) Every year my dad makes jambalaya , a mix of rice, chicken, spices, red and green peppers, ham, and sausage.(4) huge concoctions of gumbo and jambalaya(5) IF YOU like paella, you will like jambalaya , its distant cousin from southern Louisiana.(6) Now, instead of serving pita pockets or turkey sandwiches at lunch, the students are treated to roast beef with caramelized onions on a baguette or shrimp jambalaya with jalapeño cornbread.