Make this cilantro lime sauce recipe easily and with just a few ingredients. It is the perfect complement to shrimp tacos or when used as a delicious dressing on your favorite leafy salad!
8 oz sour cream2 limes1/2 c cilantro leaves2 cloves garlic1/4 c green onionssalt/pepper
WHAT IS CILANTRO LIME SAUCE?Cilantro lime sauce can also be referred to as a creamy cilantro lime dressing recipe. It is made with cilantro, sour cream, garlic and lime juice. It is most commonly added to tacos, but makes a delicious addition to many Mexican flavors such as burritos, enchiladas or taco salad.
In a food processor or blender, combine the sour cream, lime juice, cilantro, garlic, green onions, salt and pepper.
STEP 2Process/puree until creamy. Pour into a container, cover and chill until ready to serve.
To spice things up, add red pepper flakes, cayenne pepper, jalapenos, hot sauce or diced green chiles to the mixture before pureeing.
Add a few tablespoons of olive oil for added flavor.
Store in an airtight container for up to 7 days in the fridge.