Creamy Lime and Cilantro Sauce

Skip the plain sour cream and take your favourite street tacos to the next level with this easy tangy cream sauce.  

Storage time: 1 - 2 days in the refrigerator. 

Yield: 1 1/2 cups

Creamy Lime and Cilantro Sauce


  • 1/4 cup plain yogurt
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 1 serrano chile pepper, halved, seeded and finely chopped
  • 1 pinch ground cumin
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped


  1. In a small bowl, whisk together yogurt, mayonnaise, sour cream, lime juice, serrano chile pepper, cumin and salt.
  2. Gently fold in cilantro.
  3. Serve on tacos.
Nutritional analysis per tbsp serving:


29 calories, 2.7 g fat, 0.3 g protein, 0.5 g carbohydrate, 0 g fibre, 1mg sodium