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Roux

Roux – First You Make A Roux

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Many Cajun recipes start with “First You Make A Roux” and¬†Most Cajun dishes start with a good roux. Ingredients3/4 cup oil (Canola or Vegetable) 1 cup all purpose white flourDirectionsStep 1Heat a heavy skillet or cast iron pot and add oil. Once oil is heated, slowly add the flour, stirring ...

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Chicken Fricassee

Chicken Fricassee

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This is an old Cajun classic that has a many variations. This is my version ūüôā Ingredients1 onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 bell pepper, chopped 1/8 tsp cayenne 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp onion powder 1 tsp McCormick Season All 2-4 chicken breasts 1/3 jar Savoie's roux ...

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Bergeron’s Baked Fish (Red Fish, Tilapia or Catfish)

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Fun Facts on Catfish from the Tennessee Aquarium During the 19th century, giant blue catfish weighing from 125 to 200 pounds were reportedly caught on a regular basis. In his book ‚ÄúSteamboating: 65 Years on Missouri‚Äôs Rivers,‚ÄĚ Capt. William Heckman described a 315-pound blue cat caught just after the Civil ...

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Aunt Doris’ Sweet Dough Tarts

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This tart recipe has been handed down from Doris’ mother and my grandmother, Ella Broussard. Ingredients1 cup Crisco 4 cups flour 1 tbsp vanilla 2 cups sugar 5 eggs 5 tsp baking powderDirectionsStep 1Cream together the Crisco and sugar until fluffy. Beat eggs and vanilla into mixture. Slowly stir in ...

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Boiled Eggs

Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

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Ingredients6 eggs (or any quantity)DirectionsStep 1Use enough cold water to cover the eggs one inch deep. Step 2Bring water to a rolling boil. Turn down the heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Step 3Plunge the eggs into cold water to stop the cooking process. Step 4Rap the egg a couple ...

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Tomato Relish

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Too many tomatoes in the garden? Try canning them with this relish recipe that goes great with anything. Really wonderful with fried shrimp or as a side condiment for your rice, meat and gravy. Ingredients3 bell peppers, chopped 5 onions, chopped 1 pint vinegar 2 cups sugar 2 tbsp salt ...

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Cracklins; Cracklings

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A great tasting snack especially with boudin (boudoin) or cush cush. IngredientsPork meat with fat attached Oil for frying Salt and pepper (red and black) to tasteDirectionsStep 1Method 1 - Cut pork into 2-inch squares. You should cut for skin, fat, and meat on each square. Step 2Place the pork ...

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Mawmaw’s German Chocolate Bars

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This was one of my grandson Colby’s favorite cookies at Christmas. Now he makes his Mom do them. Ingredients1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 package Betty Crocker German Chocolate Cake Mix 3 cups miniature marshmallows 1 (6 oz) package semi-sweet chocolate chips or butterscotch 1 1/2 cups flaked coconut 1 ...

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Bread Pudding Rum Sauce

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Rum Sauce for Bread Pudding – Sauce can be made with Rum Flavoring, Rum Liquor or Whiskey. Ingredients3/4 cup sugar 2 tbsp flour 1 cup water 1 stick butter 1/2 tsp vanilla 2 tsp rum or rum extractDirectionsStep 1Combine flour, water, sugar and butter in a sauce pan. Step 2Cook ...

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Peach Ice Cream

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Ingredients4 cups fresh peaches, peeled and pitted 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 pint Half & Half or for richer flavor - Whipping Cream 1 quart whole milk 1 tbsp vanilla 1 tbsp lemon juice1 cup fresh peaches cut in small chunksDirectionsStep 1Process the 4 cups fresh peeled peaches in a ...

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Crawfish Etouffée РLite Version

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This is actually our go-to etouffee recipe, even though it contains no butter or crawfish fat. The flavors are really incredible and have been known to prompt marriage proposals (no kidding, just ask Shauna Chauvin Richard!) Ingredients1 lb crawfish tails or shrimp, peeled and cleaned 1 onion, chopped 1 bell ...

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Chrissy’s Favorite Bread Pudding

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This is one of Elizabeth’s favorites also…. ¬†Photo Credits to¬†¬†Elizabeth Bourgeois Fuller.. Ingredients8 bread slices, broken up 4 cups milk, warmed 4 eggs, separated 1 (12 oz) can evaporated milk 1 tbsp vanilla plus 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapples, drained 1/2 stick ...

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Garfish Balls (Patties) or Choupique Balls I

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Garfish Patties or Choupique Balls Ingredients1 onion, chopped 1 bell pepper, chopped 3-4 cloves garlic, chopped 3 lbs Garfish meat Salt and pepper to taste 1 packet of fish fry or a mixture of 1/3 cup flour and 1/3 cup yellow cornmeal seasoned with 1/2 teasppon each black pepper, salt, ...

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Pork Rib or Pork Chop Jambalaya with Cabbage

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Average Rating: (4.3 / 5)

One of the more popular Cajun dishes. Pork Ribs or Pork Chop can be used. Ingredients1 rack country style pork ribs, cut in two inch pieces or pork chops with bone in. 1 quart water or beef broth 2 medium onions, chopped 1 tsp Kitchen bouquet 6 cloves of garlic, ...

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Figs

Strawberry Fig Jam I

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Figs jams can be made with virtually any Kool Aid flavors Рthe original six flavors were Strawberry, Raspberry, Orange, Lemon-Lime, Grape, and Cherry, Although not all are a perfect choice, many are suitable to flavor figs including Black Cherry, To reduce the amount of sugar and sweetness, Kool-Aid flavors can be used instead of Jello. ...

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