Famous Dave’s Cajun Dynamite Dust


Famous Dave’s has some great BBQ. Below is a recipe for Famous Dave’s Cajun Dynamite Dust.  This blackening spice is great on ribs, chicken, or fish and is far less expensive to make on your own than to buy in a jar from the grocery store.  Alter this recipe to your taste.  Kick it up if you like it spicy by adding some hot pepper flakes or more cayenne pepper or eliminate the cayenne altogether if you prefer it mild.



  • 1/2 cup paprika
  • 6 Tbsp kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup coarse ground black pepper
  • 3 Tbsp dried basil
  • 3 Tbsp garlic powder
  • 2 Tbsp onion powder
  • 2 Tbsp dried oregano
  • 2 Tbsp cayenne
  • 2 Tbsp ground white pepper
  • 2 Tbsp dried thyme


  • Mix all ingredients and store in airtight container
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