Quiz: Only Southerners Can Name All Of These Cajun Dishes. Can You?

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This quiz will test your knowledge of traditional Cajun dishes like gumbo, jambalaya, andouille, and fried frog legs. How many dishes do you know?

 Jul 22, 2018

1 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Red Beans
Dirty Rice
Bisque

2 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Trout meunière
Etouffee
Turtle soup

3 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Beignet
Etouffee
Gumbo

4 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Shrimp Creole
Jambalaya
Dirty Rice

5 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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A po-boy or, poorboy
A sandwich
A sub

6 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Shrimp Creole
Jambalaya
Crawfish boil

7 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Shrimp Creole
Oysters en Brochette
Boudin balls

8 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Calas
Grits and Grillades
Alligator

9 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Maque choux
Mirliton
Eggs Sardou

10 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Baked Fish Fry
Pain perdu
Turtle Soup

11 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Oysters Rockefeller
Turtle Soup
Andouille

12 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Jambalaya
Cajun Rice
Pompano en Papillote

13 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Trout meunière
Rice and gravy
Turtle soup

14 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Red Beans
Cochon de Lait
Bisque

15 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Etouffee
Beignet
Catfish court-bouillon

16 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Fried frog legs
Shrimp Creole
Dirty Rice

17 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Clam chowder
Meat Stew
Crawfish bisque

18 of 18What Cajun dish is this?

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Couche couche
Pompano en Papillote
Jambalaya
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

The Cajuns, who are also known as Acadians are an ethnic group that was deported by the British from Acadia in Canada to the Acadiana region of Louisiana. Their cuisine is known as being rustic and more rural than Creole, which was consumed by the European settlers who used imported ingredients. Cajun is made mostly from ingredients that could be found in the swamps of Louisiana-The Cajuns made use of the land and what was available to them, which made for food that centered around seafood, rice, and seasonings like red bell pepper, cayenne, and onions. Anyone who lives in Louisiana or who has visited knows that Cajun is still a big deal in Louisiana, and all of the locals can recognize the iconic Cajun dishes. Take this fun women.com quiz about Cajun cuisine to see if your knowledge matches that of a Louisiana Local. You might get some nostalgia for Louisiana, and you'll most definitely get HUNGRY! No matter what result you end up with, make sure to share this quiz with your friends and family who have roots in Louisiana so that they can have a conversation with you about Cajun cuisine. Maybe you can make a lunch date with a friend to try the dishes that you don't recognize, or just the ones that after taking this quiz you realize you need immediately!