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chimichurri sauce recipe

Go-To Chimichurri Sauce

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This super-fast sauce recipe will pump up the flavor of whatever you're serving. Use it on meat and fish dishes, as a dip, a spread in sandwiches or as a dressing. 
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Dish Type sauce
Cooking Style Easy, fast, vegan, Vegetarian
Diet and Health gluten-free, Healthy, low carb
Ingredient Cilantro, Parsley
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Author Diane Brown


  • 1 cup fresh Italian parsley packed
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro (sometimes I use mint instead whatever is in the box or garden), packed
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup white balsamic vinegar
  • 2 garlic cloves peeled
  • 3/4 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Place all ingredients in a food processor and blend to a smooth consistency.
  • Store leftover sauce in the refrigerator.