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An open clear jar of cajun seasoning

Cajun Seasoning Recipe

  • Author: Michelle Minnaar
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: almost 1 cup (100g) 1x
  • Diet: Vegan


Learn how to blend spices to make your own homemade Cajun Seasoning. This easy recipe will add character to your favourite dishes.


  • 21g (3 tbsp) paprika
  • 34g (2 tbsp) salt
  • 20g (2 tbsp) garlic powder
  • 7g (1 tbsp) ground black pepper
  • 5g (1 tbsp) cayenne pepper
  • 4g (1 tbsp) dried thyme
  • 3g (1 tbsp) dried oregano
  • 7g (1 tbsp) onion powder


  • Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl and store in an airtight jar. 
  • Alternatively, if some of the ingredients are a bit lumpy, put everything in a grinder or strong food processor and blitz until the ingredients are better incorporated. Then store in an airtight jar. 
  • Use in dishes and recipes as you see fit. Enjoy!
  • Category: Seasoning
  • Method: Grind
  • Cuisine: American

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