If you don’t have any Cajun seasoning on hand, you can make your own. Try this recipe that I previously published on FoodieOasis or experiment with your own variation. The optional crushed red pepper flakes give it a little extra heat.
Spices for cajun seasoning mix.
- 1½ tsp. salt
- 1½ tsp. garlic powder
- 2 tsp. paprika
- 1 tsp. ground black pepper
- 1 tsp. onion powder
- 1 tsp. cayenne pepper
- 1 tsp. dried oregano
- 1 tsp. dried thyme
- ¼ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes (optional)
- Combine ingredients in a bowl.
- Stir to mix thoroughly.
- Store in an airtight container.
Cajun seasoning mix.