Lime Chili Sauce

Lime Chili SauceRecipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Randy Mon
Craving Asian food tonight? Try whipping up this easy lime chili sauce. Better than store-bought, this sauce transforms a bowl of noodles into a divine dinner.


Makes 3/4 cup
Total time: 10 Minutes

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Recipe Time

Total: 10 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 13
Caloriesfromfat 21 %
Protein 0.5 g
Fat 0.3 g
Satfat 0.1 g
Carbohydrate 2.1 g
Fiber 0.1 g
Sodium 101 mg
Cholesterol 0.0 mg


1/3 cup fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons Vietnamese or Thai fish sauce
2 teaspoons sugar
1/4 cup finely shredded peeled carrot
1/2 teaspoon Thai-style chili paste
1 tablespoon chopped fresh mint
1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro


Whisk ingredients together and pour over cooked and rinsed noodles.

Note: Nutritional analysis is per tablespoon.