From EatingWell: Spring 2004
A piquant South American sauce, aji complements almost any dish in which plain hot sauce might be used.
- 10 scallions, (white part plus 1/2 inch of green), very finely chopped
- 2 serrano chiles, or jalapeno peppers, seeded and finely chopped
- 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro
- 1/2 cup distilled white vinegar
- 1/4 cup lime juice
- 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
- Combine scallions, chiles, cilantro, vinegar, lime juice and salt to taste in a small bowl.
Tips & Notes
- Make Ahead Tip: Cover and refrigerate for up to 2 days.
Per serving: 19 calories; 0 g fat (0 g sat, 0 g mono); 0 mg cholesterol; 5 g carbohydrates; 0 g protein; 0 g fiber; 54 mg sodium; 22 mg potassium.
Exchanges: Per tablespoon = a free food
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- Type of Dish
- Sauce/Condiment, savory
- Central/South American
- Ease of Preparation
- Total Time
- 15 minutes or less
- 8 or more
- Preparation/ Technique
- Spring 2004