The classic components of an authentic Cajun spice mix are oregano, salt, cayenne pepper, black pepper and paprika. In recipes by some chefs such as Food Network's Emeril Lagasse, Creole seasoning and Cajun seasoning are... More » Food Cooking

The Cajun spice mix by Cheryl Smith of "Melting Pot" is one recipe for Cajun spice mix. The versatile recipe was shown on the episode "The Soul Kitchen -- BBQ Party." More » Food Cooking

Some Cajun recipes include Barlow’s blackened catfish and easy Cajun jambalaya. To make the catfish dish, preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Combine 2 teaspoons each of cayenne pepper, lemon pepper, garlic powde... More » Food Cooking

To make Emeril's Essence spice blend, mix 2 1/2 tablespoons paprika, 2 tablespoons salt and 2 tablespoons garlic powder with 1 tablespoon each of black pepper, onion powder, cayenne pepper, dried oregano and dried thyme.... More » Food Cooking

To make a delicious Cajun turkey rub, combine 1 cup of oregano, 2 tablespoons of paprika, 2 tablespoons of red pepper flakes, 2 tablespoons of garlic power, 1/4 cup of onion powder and a 1/4 cup of salt. Make sure that y... More » Food Cooking

Dry spices, including chili powder, garlic, onion, paprika, cayenne pepper, crushed red pepper, cumin and salt, blend together well, creating an easy homemade fajita seasoning mix. Use the mix immediately, or add a small... More » Food Cooking

To prepare Buffalo chicken wings, mix ½ cup of all-purpose flour, ¼ teaspoon of paprika, ¼ teaspoon of cayenne pepper and ¼ teaspoon of salt in a bowl, and then evenly coat 10 chicken wings with the mixture. Put them in ... More » Food Cooking