Cajun (65 recipes)

Cajun Recipes

Cajun Rolled Steak

Cajun Rolled Steak

 

Growing up in a large family with a limited food budget round steak was often served at our dinner table. This recipe reminds me of how it was prepared, since we were not able each have an individual

Category:  Cajun, Beef, Fried or Sauteed

Cajun Shrimp

Cajun Shrimp

 

When I made this Cajun shrimp, I did not use shrimp without the heads I used the entire shrimp. I didn't peel them or anything like that but if you use the entire shrimp make sure that it's split down t

Category:  Cajun, Shrimp, Fried or Sauteed

Cajun Shrimp Marinade

Cajun Shrimp Marinade

 

When you are ready to thread your shrimp on skewers, instead of using just one skewer, put a skewer in the thick part of the tail and another in the thin part of the tail.  The shrimp tend to turn ar

Category:  Cajun, Marinades and BBQ Sauces

Cajun Snapper

Cajun Snapper

 

For those on a fat free diet, the preparation of the fish using the Pam spray means you can eat without any guilt.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

 

 

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Creative Commons Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic License   by  avlxyz 

Category:  Cajun, Fish, BBQ or Grilled, Broiled

Cajun Style Pasta

Cajun Style Pasta

 

This is an excellent dish for a large group of people, you can double it are you can triple it, but when you do so make sure that you test the taste for salt in the black pepper don't double or triple

Category:  Cajun, Shrimp, Chicken, Pastas

Cajun-Style Andouille

Cajun-Style Andouille

 

For those adventurous chefs or home cooks,  the results of this recipe has better flavor than store bought andouille sausage.  The only problem I found was finding a place to purchase the hog casing

Category:  Cajun, Pork

Cajunized Oriental Pork Chops

Cajunized Oriental Pork Chops

 

Excellent recipe with a nice twist. No changes.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Citrus, Fried or Sauteed

Chicken Okra Gumbo with Sausage

Chicken Okra Gumbo with Sausage

 

My only suggestion with this recipe would be to add your okra last.  The reason is when the okra is added early and as it simmers it tends to make the gumbo slimy.   Some do not like slimy gumbo.  

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Chicken, Okra, Gumbo

Chicken Sausage Oyster Gumbo

Chicken Sausage Oyster Gumbo

 

Perfect. I wouldn't change a thing.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Shellfish, Chicken, Gumbo

Chili Cajun Style

Chili Cajun Style

 

I can definitely see what makes this chilly Cajun style with the amount of the different kind of peppers that are used in the preparation.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

 

 

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Creative Commons Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic License   by  jeffreyw 

Category:  Cajun, Peppers & Chiles, Chili

Country Fried Pork Chops

Country Fried Pork Chops

 

When preparing this dish use the bone in pork chops. You don't have to use the loin chops because they're more expensive, you can use a less expensive cut of the pork chops just make sure it has a bone

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Fried or Sauteed

Cream of Onion Soup

Cream of Onion Soup

 

I visited a local farmer's market and purchased three large Walla Walla onions and made this soup.  It was to die for.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Creams, Soup