Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Quick and Easy - but Delicious - Jambalaya! Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Quick and Easy - but Delicious - Jambalaya!

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    40 mins

    10 mins

    30 mins

    Robyn's Cookin''s Note:

    Even though I'm a born-and-raised Arizonan, both of my grandparents are from southern Louisiana. As a result, I grew up eating a lot of good, homecooked Cajun food!! This isn't a family recipe, but it rivals any I've had. (It's a combination of several recipes I found online.) I find myself craving it once every couple of weeks...luckily my boyfriend loves it too! :-) This can be made with 2 pounds of chicken, or 1 lb chicken + 1 lb smoked sausage. The chicken / shrimp is our favorite way to make it, and the chicken / smoked sausage is a close second.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Serves: 6

    Yield:

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Cook rice according to package directions (I cook it in chicken broth for more flavor).
    2. 2
      Meanwhile, heat the olive oil in a stock pot over medium-high heat.
    3. 3
      Cook the onions, bell pepper, celery, and garlic until tender.
    4. 4
      Add the meat and sauté until cooked.
    5. 5
      Stir in the tomatoes, seasonings, and cooked rice.
    6. 6
      Cover and cook until heated through.

    Browse Our Top Cajun Recipes

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on June 15, 2013

      55

      Thanks for a tasty jambalaya recipe that is quick and easy enough for a weeknight! I substituted a can of Rotel for the tomatoes because it's what I had on hand and omitted the hot sauce because the spice in the Rotel was enough. I also tossed in about 6 ounces of cubed ham that I had leftover from another recipe. Otherwise I followed the recipe as written. It turned out great and I will be making this recipe again.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on November 26, 2009

      55

      This was a very good recipe. Used as a guide with the following changes: brown rice cooked in homemade chicken sauce. Penzey'z Cajun spice blend about 1 1/2 t. Sauteed in sausage oil so omitted the olive oil. Used all the other ingredients except pepper sauce--canjun spice enough heat for us. Also used all three meats as had all on hand. Next time would also add some okra. Will make again soon Judy in CA via WA

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Quick and Easy - but Delicious - Jambalaya!

    Serving Size: 1 (335 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 348.9
     
    Calories from Fat 59
    17%
    Total Fat 6.6 g
    10%
    Saturated Fat 1.1 g
    5%
    Cholesterol 191.1 mg
    63%
    Sodium 400.2 mg
    16%
    Total Carbohydrate 33.9 g
    11%
    Dietary Fiber 2.3 g
    9%
    Sugars 4.0 g
    16%
    Protein 36.5 g
    73%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Pop a bottle, cook some special dishes and celebrate the season.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes