Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce

This cilantro lime yogurt sauce is the perfect addition to any dish! Made with just a few simple ingredients, it’s light, refreshing, and full of flavor. Add it to tacos, burritos, salads, or use it as a dipping sauce. It’s also great on its own as a healthy snack or light meal.


  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


1. In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients.

2. Mix well and enjoy!

Potential changes & improvements

If you want a thinner sauce, simply add more yogurt or lime juice. For a thicker sauce, add less yogurt or lime juice. You can also adjust the level of cilantro and garlic to taste.

What other food it works well with

This sauce goes great with just about anything! Try it on tacos, burritos, salads, or as a dipping sauce. It’s also delicious on its own as a healthy snack or light meal.

Common Mistakes

One common mistake is to not chop the cilantro finely enough. This can result in a sauce that is too chunky and not as smooth. Another mistake is to add too much garlic, which can make the sauce taste too strong.

Nutritional Information

This recipe makes approximately 1 cup of sauce. Each serving (1 tablespoon) contains:

  • Calories: 15
  • Fat: 0.5 g
  • Saturated Fat: 0 g
  • Cholesterol: 1 mg
  • Sodium: 36 mg
  • Carbohydrates: 2 g
  • Fiber: 0 g
  • Sugar: 1.5 g
  • Protein: 1 g


This recipe contains dairy. It may also contain traces of nuts, soy, and eggs.

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