Go Back

Cilantro Lime Sauce

The easier 5 minutes, 5-ingredient sauce. You can use on anything: tacos, roasted vegetables, salads. 

Servings 2


  • 1/2 avocado
  • 4 cloves garlic I always add a little more
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice (1/2 of 1 lime?)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1-2 tablespoons water (for thinning)
  • handful of cilantro (about 2 cups)


  1. In a bowl of a food processor, combine avocado, cilantro, garlic, lime juice. Pulse until smooth. Add in olive oil and water for thinning. Pulse again until smooth and creamy.