Cilantro Garlic Sauce

Jar of cilantro garlic sauce surrounding by a spoon, limes, garlic clove, and cilantro on a white counter.

This cilantro garlic sauce is light, fresh, and citrusy, making the perfect sauce that you can use as a salad dressing or drizzle on just about anything. 


  • ½ cup chopped cilantro stems removed
  • 1/2 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • Juice of 2 limes
  • Pinch of salt 
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/8 tsp. cayenne (optional for spice)


Blend all of the ingredients together in a food processor or blender until smooth. Serve or refrigerate for up to 1 week. 


When storing in the fridge for up to 1 week, mild separation may occur. Simply shake or stir until re-incorporated. 

Keywords: dressings, sauces