Blog Archives

Recipe: Cajun Shrimp

I learned most of what I know about Cajun cooking from three great chefs:   Justin Wilson (red suspenders), Paul Prudhomme (white beret), and Emeril Lagasse (“Bam!”).

When it came to creating my own Cajun-style seasoning, though,  I needed a little more personal advice than these television chefs. I was so lucky to have two friends with strong ties to Louisiana — Aurora and Judy. Both of them jumped into action when I told them that I was working on a Cajun blend;  Aurora reached out to generations of family members back home, asking them for guidance, which led to her passing on comments like:

Here in town, it [gumbo]  is typically served with a side of potato salad and maybe some buttered french bread that’s been toasted

and

You can have heat but you got to have those flavors that come together just right“. Read the rest of this entry

Advertisements
Art Annex Gallery

big art, small town

Christina Dellea

Singer for hire

Rick Bettencourt

Author of the bestsellers Marketing Beef, Tim on Broadway, and more!

The Cheese Traveler

A Cheese, Meat and Specialty Food Shop in the Heart of DelSo, Albany, NY

inspiredhealthcoach.wordpress.com/

A Healthy Lifestyle Designed For You

Rufus' Food and Spirits Guide

A how to for everyone and anyone

Your Spice of Life

~ "Yummy. Easy. Organic."

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.