For best results, prepare the cilantro-lime sauce the night before you need it to give the flavors a chance to blend. Planning ahead will also save time on those busy nights you want to get dinner on the table as quickly as possible.
Creamy Lime-Cilantro Sauce
Homemade Fajita Seasoning:
- 3 tbsp Chili powder
- 1 1/2 tbsp Smoked paprika
- 2 tsp Onion powder
- 2 tsp Garlic powder
- 2 tsp Ground cumin
- 1/2 tsp Cayenne pepper
- 1 tsp Dried oregano
- 2 tsp Sea salt
- 1 cup Plain, full-fat Greek yogurt
- 1-2 tbsp Homemade fajita seasoning
- 1 clove Garlic, peeled and finely minced
- 2 tbsp Fresh cilantro, finely chopped
- 2 tbsp Fresh lime juice
- Salt and black pepper, to taste
Prepare the fajita seasoning by combining all ingredients in a small bowl and stirring until thoroughly blended. Store any excess in an airtight container for later use.
Prepare the cilantro-lime sauce by thoroughly combining all ingredients in a medium glass or other non-reactive bowl. Cover and place in the refrigerator until ready to use.
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