Cajun Seafood Marinade

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


about 1 cup

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Seafood marinade the Cajun way is all about seasoning with garlic, cumin, chilis and pepper. I toss in fresh rosemary and thyme to enhance these tasty shrimp. —Dwayne Veretto, Roswell, New Mexico
Cajun Seafood Marinade Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 3/4 cup canola oil
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons Cajun seasoning
  • 6 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh thyme


  1. In a small bowl, mix all ingredients. Use to marinate seafood.