Southwest Cream Sauce
10 mins (prep 10)
9 ingredients
makes about 2 cups
This spicy, creamy sauce goes perfect with grilled shrimp. Make this easy sauce ahead and then use it to top your taco for a perfect hint of Southwest flavor.   This recipe goes with Citrus Shrimp Tacos

Categories:  make--ahead , entertaining , southern-living , sauces~condiments , mexican , quick , summer , appetizers ,
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Serving Size (7.1 g)
Servings 2
Amount per Serving
Calories 6.04 Calories from Fat 1.8
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.2g 0.62%
Saturated Fat 0.03g 0.35%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 344.94mg 28.75%
Total Carbohydrate 1.17g 0.78%
Dietary Fiber 0.5 g 4.01%
Sugars 0.11 g %
Protein 0.28g 1.11%
Vitamin A 400.41IU% Vitamin C 0.48mg%
Calcium 7.35mg% Iron 0.26mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
finely chopped red onion, ground cumin, ground red pepper, chopped fresh cilantro, fresh lime juice