The 18 Very Best Cajun Recipes

The 18 Very Best Cajun Recipes

Add some spicy Louisiana flavor to your weeknight dinners with these easy Cajun recipes! We’ve got all kinds of Cajun jambalaya recipes, Cajun seasoning recipes, Cajun rice recipes, and Cajun shrimp recipes to help you add a little spice to your life! Enjoy!

Cajun Jambalaya Recipes
This traditional dish is a favorite for many.  Try these 5 variations of Cajun jambalaya recipes!

Crockpot Jambalaya: Try this slow-cooking southern favorite for a real New Orleans' taste.

Mama Delilah’s Jammin’ Jambalaya: Nothing says lovin' like some spicy Louisiana cooking.

Cheesecake Factory Cajun Jambalaya Pasta: This soup-pasta dish is full of Cajun flavor and is fabulous with big shrimp and colorful peppers.

Juicy Jambalaya: This Cajun classic has wonderful flavors that blend so well and melt in your mouth. It's a great meal on busy nights and is even better the next day.

Turkey Jambalaya: Cajun seasoning and chorizo make this a southern classic without the seafood.

Cajun Seasoning Recipes
Everything is better with a little extra spice!  Use these Cajun seasoning recipes on your favorite meats and vegetables.

Cajun Seasoning: Try this spicy seasoning when you are looking for an extra kick in your cooking.

Cajun Spice- Chicken: Try this Cajun blend specifically made for chicken. You'll love it!

Cajun Spice- Beef: Try this Cajun spice for beef. Simply rub it on before baking, grilling, or sautéing.

Hot Cajun Red Sauce
: If you can't get enough spice in your diet, have this sauce on hand for many different dishes.

Cajun Rice Recipes

Need some side dishes that will really impress?  Delicious seasonings make these Cajun rice recipes extra flavorful!

Cajun Corn, Rice, and Red Beans: Add some heat to your dinner tonight by making this Cajun meal of corn, rice and red beans.

Cajun Dirty Rice: Cooked with beef and sausage, this rice is a full meal.

Cajun Fried Rice: Okra, andouille sausage, and spices bring a Cajun flavor to rice.

Bacon and Rice Creole: This recipe creates the tastiest rice you will ever have.

Cajun Shrimp Recipes

Louisiana is known for its seafood, so try out these authentic Cajun shrimp recipes!

Shrimp Creole: Try this shrimp recipe from down south.

Cajun Shrimp Pot Pie: A seafood medley with peas and corn bakes inside flaky pie crust.

Spicy Cajun Shrimp: Garlic and cayenne pepper add that classic Cajun spice to this simple shrimp dish.

Party Shrimp Creole: Serve this fun appetizer and a dinner party or holiday get-together. It's filled with healthy vegetables and shrimp.

Shrimp Jambalaya
: Bring the taste of New Orleans straight into your home with this easy jambalaya recipe that will have everyone hummin' a tune.

For some history on Cajun cooking, along with helpful Cajun cooking tips and even more Cajun recipes, click here!

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