Add jalapeño pepper, cilantro and lime juice to sour cream to make an easy topping for your favorite Mexican recipes. 



Makes 3/4 cup
Total time: 40 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 10 Minutes
Total: 40 Minutes


1/2 cup sour cream
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 medium-size jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice


Combine all ingredients, and let stand at room temperature 30 minutes. To make ahead, store mixture in an airtight container in refrigerator up to 2 days.