Cajun (65 recipes)

Cajun Recipes

Dry Roux

Dry Roux

 

When I'm preparing my roux I the oil and let it get hot and then I start stirring in my flower and I keep staring it in until the oil is incorporated into the flour.  

When it starts to just get brow

Category:  Cajun, Gravies and Rouxs

Frog Legs Piquant

Frog Legs Piquant

 

If you don't want to deep fry your frog legs, which I usually do in the restaurant, this is a delicious way of preparing them.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Wild Game

Gumbo Ya Ya

Gumbo Ya Ya

 

Besides this being a great recipe it is also the title of a book about the settling of Louisiana.  The book is not only enjoyable but also very informative.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Chicken, Rice, Gumbo

Ham and Corn Chowder

Ham and Corn Chowder

 

Fast, easy, tasty.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Vegetables, Chowders

Ham Skillet Gumbo

Ham Skillet Gumbo

 

Excellent way to use left over baked ham.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Soups and Gumbos, Vegetables

Hoppin John Soup

Hoppin John Soup

 

You should serve this dish every New Year's Eve and New Year's day to bring you good luck throughout the year.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Legumes, Soup

Hush Puppies 07

Hush Puppies 07

 

Hush Puppies are not only good as appetizers, but they're also good to accompany any main dish as a side option. I like to pour maple syrup over my Hush Puppies when I eat them.

In stories about how H

Category:  Cajun, Bread, Deep Fried

Jalapeño Corn Muffins

Jalapeño Corn Muffins

 

These muffins are extremely delicious.  I would suggest you make double the amount because they freeze very well. To heat them after their frozen, wrap in foil and put in a low flame oven for a shor

Category:  Cajun, Muffins, Peppers & Chiles, Baked

Jambalaya Salad

Jambalaya Salad

 

The addition of a spicy Louisiana sausage would really make this salad pop.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Seafood, Pork, Salads, Jambalayas

Marinade for Lamb or Goat

Marinade for Lamb or Goat

 

I've never marinated lamb in this marinade but I did use it on goat. To this recipe I added one cup of coconut milk. It was an experiment, but it was successful.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Marinades and BBQ Sauces, Lamb or Goat

New Orleans Daube

New Orleans Daube

 

This recipe can also be served over white or brown rice or even served over grits.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Pork, Pastas, Roasted

Okra Chicken & Crab Gumbo with Rice

Okra Chicken & Crab Gumbo with Rice

 

Excellent recipe, quite tasty and filling.  Serve with a fresh green salad.

-Sweet Mama Janisse

Category:  Cajun, Crab, Chicken, Rice, Okra, Gumbo