Saturday, May 24, 2014
Recipe: Cajun Spice
Al tells me that you can purchase Cajun Seasoning in the grocery store, but as you might have guessed, I would like to make my own. It's a combination of paprika, salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, thyme, cayenne, oregano,
Here are a few recipes to try
Allrecipes, Food Network, Add a Pinch, and here's Emeril's Recipe
but I like to season it to my family's tastes, so I usually reduce the amount of salt and substitute dried parsley for the oregano.
Cajun Seasoning can be used in place of salt and pepper. Some use it in sandwiches, mixed with mayonnaise to make a spicy sauce, as a rub for steaks, roasts and chicken or sprinkled on salad.