Cajun (65 recipes)

Cajun Recipes

Alligator Sausage

Alligator Sausage

 

In my restaurant for Valentine's Day on our specials menu we had alligator sausage. We ordered them from a specialty sausage house. I do not make this myself, because I don't have easy access to fresh

Category:  Cajun, Alligator

Andouille a la Jeannine

Andouille a la Jeannine

 

Substitute 2 pounds of a good quality smoked sausage if you don't have access the andouille.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

 

 

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Category:  Cajun, Pork

Andouille in Comforting Barbecue Sauce

Andouille in Comforting Barbecue Sauce

 

1 pound of a good quality smoke sausage can be substituted for the 1 pound of andouille. If you want the dish more spicy  substitute Louisiana hot sausage.  

A store-bought barbecue sauce could be

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Marinades and BBQ Sauces, Fried or Sauteed

Andouille Smoked Sausage in Red Gravy

Andouille Smoked Sausage in Red Gravy

 

For sausage lovers this is really a good dish. I would prefer to serve it over brown rice, but if white rice is your choice it's okay.  Also this sausage recipe can be served over pasta.

-Sweet Mama

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Gravies and Rouxs

Baked Oysters 1

Baked Oysters 1

 

If you add a little bit of spinach to this recipe you could end up with baked oysters Rockefeller.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

 

  

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Category:  Cajun, Hors D'Oeuvres, Shellfish, Roasted

Banana Fritters

Banana Fritters

 

Growing up we had access to just a few fruit, not as many as we have today. There was always oranges, apples and bananas. We didn’t see anything like kiwis or mangos or anything like that.  But tha

Category:  Cajun, Desserts & Sweets, Fruit, Deep Fried

Bananas Foster

Bananas Foster

 

Want to impress your guests?   Bananas foster is definitely the desert used to make an impression. Not only is it fun to make its delicious to eat.  Be careful with the flame.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Desserts & Sweets, Alcoholic, Fruit

Barbecue Sauce (Cajun)

Barbecue Sauce (Cajun)

 

The seasoning makes can be prepared and placed in a jar with a tight fitting lid. The barbecue sauce can also be made and put in a jar or bottle and kept in your refrigerator for about a month.

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Category:  Cajun, Marinades and BBQ Sauces

Barbecued Pot Roast

Barbecued Pot Roast

 

An excellent recipe without having to bring out the barbecue pit.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

 

 

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Category:  Cajun, Beef, BBQ or Grilled, Roasted

Basic Cooked Rice

Basic Cooked Rice

 

My addition to this recipe would be turmeric, which will make the rice yellow.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Rice

Bayou Boeuf Jambalaya

Bayou Boeuf Jambalaya

 

Excellent bayou boeuf jambalaya I would not change a thing.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Jambalayas, Rice

BBQ Shrimp 02

BBQ Shrimp 02

 

Excellent recipe.  Would not change a thing. Also for anyone that's gluten-free this is a perfect dish.

 

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Hors D'Oeuvres, Shrimp, Citrus, BBQ or Grilled