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a quick and easy cilantro sauce with sour cream, fresh lime, cilantro, and spices

cilantro sauce with sour cream and lime

sara a.
a quick and easy sour cream based sauce with fresh lime, fresh cilantro, and a tex-mex seasoning blend.
5 from 14 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 10 tablespoons
Calories 32 kcal


  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp. onion powder
  • 1/8 tsp. cumin
  • 1/8 tsp. ancho chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 tsp. hot sauce
  • 2 lime wedges to make about 2 tsp. lime juice
  • 3 tbsp. milk
  • 2 tbsp. chopped cilantro


  • Whisk sour cream and spices together. Add hot sauce and lime juice, and whisk to blend.
  • Carefully whisk in milk, then stir in chopped cilantro.
  • Serve immediately, or refrigerate for at least 30 minutes to let the flavors blend together.


Serving: 1tbsp.Calories: 32kcal
Keyword cilantro sauce
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