Simple Cajun Seasoning Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Simple Cajun Seasoning Recipe
  • READY IN 5 mins

Simple Cajun Seasoning

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"Here is a simple way to make Cajun seasoning using normal kitchen spices."

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Original recipe makes 6 1/2 Tablespoons Change Servings
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  • PREP

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    5 mins

Directions

  1. Combine the salt, oregano, paprika, cayenne pepper, and black pepper in a plastic bag and shake to mix.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jun 30, 2009

I needed cajun seasoning for a recipe and whipped this up in no time at all! I loved it as is, but it's very spicy (it IS CAJUN sesoning, after all). The nice thing about making your own is you can control and spice/salt in the seasoning!

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Sep 09, 2011

From a native of New Orleans, this would be perfect if it had garlic powder, onion powder, celery salt and white pepper. Also, replace the oregano with sage. Just a suggestion.

 
Dec 29, 2008

I added garlic and onion powders to mine. Delish, and thanks for the post!

 
Apr 13, 2008

I have no idea if this tastes like cajun seasoning, but it was spicy and used all spices I had on hand, so it's a winner in my book. I so do not need to buy another spice. Have too many already! Thanks!

 
Apr 13, 2008

Thank goodness for this site and this recipe! Not only didn't I have to drive to the store (gas) in the midst of cooking (time), but this is a true cajun winner of a spice!!

 
Aug 06, 2008

I like salt, but this was more on the salty side.

 
Jun 19, 2012

Perfection!

 
May 28, 2008

This was great! I used it on top of "Hudson's Baked Tilapia with Dill Sauce" recipe on this site. Very easy to make. Thanks for sharing!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 3 kcal
  • < 1%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 0.7 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 0.4 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Sodium
  • 872 mg
  • 35%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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