Just jambalaya

Preparation info
  • Serves:


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      1 hr 40

Appears in
Pimp My Rice: Over 100 inspirational rice recipes from around the world

By Nisha Katona

Published 2017

  • About

For a while back there in the early 90s, thoughts of this dish were hijacked by a certain choking scene in the film Mrs Doubtfire.

Most unfair, as this Cajun-inspired and sweetly meaty dish can be all things to all people. It has huge amounts of flavour and texture.

I give you here two options. The lightweight option – lightweight in terms of emotions not cholesterol – involves lots of peeled prawns/shrimp and, in this way, becomes an incidental pleasure.

Then there