Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce

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Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce is creamy, citrusy and has a nice tang from the yogurt. If you love cilantro and lime you will love this sauce!



Happy Monday Slow Roasters!  I am excited to share with you the fantastic Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce that I developed as a perfect accompaniment to The Best! Tex-Mex Chicken Fajitas.  It is creamy, citrusy, a nice tang from the yogurt.  It is perfect!  If you love cilantro and lime you will love this sauce!


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cilantro lime yogurt sauce

Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce

Donna Elick
It is creamy, citrusy, a nice tang from the yogurt. It is perfect! If you love cilantro and lime you will love this sauce!
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Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Sauce
Cuisine American
Method Mixed
Servings 1 medium bowl


  • 1 cup cilantro, finely chopped (1/4 after)
  • juice of 1 lime, about 1/8 cup
  • zest of 1 lime, zest before juicing
  • 2 cups greek yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar


  • In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients. Taste add more salt if necessary.
  • Serve and enjoy!


Serving: 1 | Calories: 255cal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 42g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 2477mg | Sugar: 15g | Fiber: 1g | Calcium: 456mg | Iron: 1mg

All nutritional information is based on third party calculations and is only an estimate. Each recipe’s nutritional value will vary depending on the ingredients used, measuring methods, and portion sizes.

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  1. Wow, the dip looks so creamy. Thanks for sharing this. I have already started thinking what all it could go well with.

  2. If only I truly loved cilantro… great photo too. Trust Chad to manage to make a white dip look awesome. Have a great day!

  3. I love cilantro and see it starting to come up out in the garden. I love yogurt and lime so you know I'm making this soon! Thanks so much and have a great week.

  4. mmmm. i just love cilantro. i bet this yogurt sauce would be incredible over grilled chicken.

  5. Mmmmm…what an excellent sounding sauce…I love the little bit of sugar! I bet it balances out the lime perfectly. Great recipe, Donna!

  6. This sounds fabulous! I can think of so many things that would go great with this… Cilantro is one of my favorite herbs! thanks for sharing this…

  7. I always love your new and different recipes you post. I mean they are always something I ever love and forget to do or something I never think of doing and wish I would have! This yogurt sauce is going on my recipe list (the top of it)

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