Category: Creole & Cajun

Shrimp and Grits

When it comes to Southern cuisine, what could be more iconic than Shrimp and Grits? They have been thought of as the ultimate classic dish in the South for years. Shrimp and Grits can now […]

Cajun Crab Spread

This super simple to make Cajun Crab Spread is packed with amazing bold Cajun and Crab flavors. Serve it over butter crackers, Triscuits, Wheat Thins, or toast points at your next pool party, family reunion, or […]

Easy Muffaletta Sliders

In the South, there are 3 things we go wild about our Football, our Southern Heritage, and foods from our Southern Heritage. Easy Muffaletta Sliders are one of those fabulously delicious mouth-watering foods from our Southern […]

Penne with Blackened Chicken, Asparagus, and Cherry Tomatoes

Penne pasta, blackened chicken, roasted asparagus, and cherry tomatoes covered in a thick, rich, creamy alfredo sauce really make this Penne with Blackened Chicken, Asparagus, and Cherry Tomatoes recipe such a deliciously flavorful dish for […]

Louisiana Crawfish Boil

Making a deliciously messy Cajun Crawfish Boil is considered a fine art to many Louisiana folk. Family, friends and next door neighbors will gather outdoors around newspaper-covered picnic tables, sipping on a cold beer, peeling […]

SPICY PENNE PASTA WITH ANDOUILLE SAUSAGE

This Cajun flavored Spicy Penne Pasta with Andouille Sausage is made with pure Southern love combining penne pasta, grilled Andouille sausage, a deliciously creamy cheese sauce, diced tomatoes with chiles, Roasted Red Peppers, onions, fresh garden […]

Green Gumbo, Gumbo z’herbes

Gumbo z’herbes is  a tricky and controversial subject to many, ask any five people who insist they know what Gumbo z’herbes is, or exactly how Gumbo z’herbes is made, and you’ll get at least 5 or […]

New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp Recipe

New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp is one of the fabulous historical dishes of New Orléans. Of course, New Orléans Style bbq Shrimp isn’t about dumping a bunch of BBQ sauce on chargrilled shrimp. It’s actually a […]

Copycat Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken

What’s not to love about Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken? Honestly, I am probably one of the biggest Popeye’s Spicy Chickens fans out there to date. I adore the taste of that spicy, perfectly seasoned, crispy […]

Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings

This delicious recipe for Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings are proudly featured on slapyamama.com they’re so damn good! You’ll seriously love how easy it is to make these Cajun-Style Crispy Onion Rings. If you enjoy a good […]

Baked Spicy Breaded Cajun Chicken Wings

Baked Spicy Breaded Cajun Chicken Wings are finger licking good without all the saucy mess you’d expect; Spicy Breaded Cajun Chicken Wings are soaked in rich buttermilk and hot sauce overnight, deliciously seasoned with spicy Cajun seasoning and made with a crispy crunchy Cajun-style Batter for the perfect outcome.

Red Creole Crawfish Gumbo

Gumbo is one of the oldest beloved Creole and Cajun cuisines in Louisiana, Gumbo is as much of a cultural symbol of as the bayou or jazz music heard playing in the French Quarters of […]

Cajun-Style Red gravy

Cajun-Style Red Gravy is one of the most delicious tomato gravies you will ever taste; made with a homemade roux never cornstarch, vine-ripened tomatoes, the Holy Trinity of celery, onions peppers, Cajun spices and often […]

Cajun Flavored Hoppin’ John

New Years Day is nearly here and there are some Southern Traditions I plan to uphold; one of them being Cajun Hoppin’ John along with a few other delicious Old Southern traditions. Hoppin John like most Southern […]

NOLA-Style BBQ Shrimp

NOLA-Style BBQ Shrimp is the one Louisiana dish you don’t want to miss; rich in taste from being cooked in a deliciously sinful, spiked buttery sauce of Worcestershire sauce, real unsalted butter, a splash of […]

Baked Cajun Cauliflower Bites

Baked Cajun Cauliflower Bites are a favored appetizer at our football parties; they are the very first menu item to quickly disappear. Made with fresh cauliflower that has been dipped in farm fresh eggs, seasoned […]

Creamy Shrimp and Grits

Creamy Shrimp and grits are a deliciously iconic, Southern masterpiece, a wonderful cheesy comfort food, topped with a creamy sauce and succulent Gulf shrimp; cooked to perfection, combining a little old Southern tradition with a ton of […]

Cajun Beef & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

This Cajun Beef & Quinoa Stuffed Peppers is pure Cajun-inspired goodness; deliciousness. The green bell peppers are stuffed with organic quinoa, lean ground beef, quality ground pork sausage, celery, onions, diced red bell peppers, minced […]

Cajun Meatloaf

This recipe for Cajun Meatloaf;  isn’t mom’s plain old meatloaf folks, this meatloaf is pure Cajun Mom’s comfort food kicked up several notches with Cajun Seasoning, cayenne pepper, Crystal hot sauce, a Holy Cajun Trinity, […]

Cajun Gravy

This delicious Cajun Style gravy is made with pure Acadian love from a rich amber-colored roux made with bacon drippings, butter, The “Cajun Holy Trinity” of celery, bell peppers, onions, garlic, seasoned with Slap Ya […]

Maque Choux

Maque Choux has always been one of my favorite traditional dishes of Southern Louisiana; combining sweet corn, bell pepper, onion, garlic, celery, tomato, thyme, Crystal hot sauce and spices with a rich cultural background of Creole and American […]

Creole Red Beans and Rice

Creole Red beans and rice is a traditional popular dish of Louisiana cuisine; usually made in native homes with red beans, Andouille sausage,Tasso ham, the Holy Trinity which consists of bell pepper, onion, and celery, […]

Cajun Cheddar and Andouille Spread

Cajun Cheddar and Andouille Spread are perfect for those Southern Summer get-togethers, combining spicy Andouille Sausage with mild cheddar cheese, cream cheese, Ro*tel diced tomatoes, green onions, Louisiana’s favorite hot sauce, and Slap Ya Mama […]

Cajun Style Potato Salad

Cajun Style Potato Salad combines red-skin potatoes boiled in Slap Ya Mama Cajun Seasoning, celery, red onions, okra, sliced green onions, Cajun Style mustard, real mayonnaise, with Cajun spices and green onions for a new […]

Jambalaya with White Quinoa

Jambalaya with White Quinoa combines a delightfully slightly spicy andouille sausage, Gulf shrimp, onions, green bell peppers, sweet red bell peppers, celery, tomatoes, chicken stock, and Cajun spices over freshly cooked white organic quinoa all […]

Creamy Cajun Style Pasta

Creamy Cajun Style Pasta is such a delicious fusion of bold flavors that combines spicy Andouille sausage, succulent Cajun flavored Gulf shrimp, and fresh fettuccine noodles smothered in a thick, rich, cheese sauce consisting of […]

Grilled Cajun Corn on the Cob

Grilled Cajun Corn on the Cob is a delicious Sweet Corn slathered in a spicy Cajun butter made from real unsalted butter, Slap Ya Mama Cajun Seasoning, hot sauce and Dried Parsley, all cooked to perfection […]

Cajun 15 Beans and Quinoa

Cajun 15 Beans and Quinoa is a slightly spicy Cajun Homage made with 15 different beans, chicken broth, Ro*Tel tomatoes, Andouille sausage, yellow onions, red bell peppers, carrots, celery, minced garlic and other wonderful Cajun […]

Cajun Black Eyed Peas

Cajun Black Eyed Peas are going to be a favorite on your dinner table combining black-eyed peas, collard greens, andouille or smoked sausage. onions, peppers, red bell peppers, celery, carrots, jalapeño peppers, tomatoes with chilies, hot […]

15 Bean Cajun Soup

15 bean Cajun Soup is a delicious slightly spicy recipe that really is almost effortless utilizing a fast cook method with Hurst’s® 15 Bean Soup, a homemade Roux, Andouille Sausage, onions, carrots, celery, minced garlic, […]