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29 November, 2017

Pico Pica (like) Hot Sauce

Posted in : Recipes on by : Chef Spaulding

Ingredients

To Simmer

  • Red Chili Flakes || A handful
  • Onion, diced || 1/2 of a medium onion
  • Salt || 1 tsp
  • Cumin Powder  || 1/2 tsp
  • Garlic Powder || 1 tsp
  • Oregano, Dried  || 1 tsp
  • Water || 2 cups
  • Paprika Powder || 1/2 tsp (optional)

And

  • Tomato Sauce  ||  8 oz can
  • Lime Juice || 2-3 tsp (optional)  || seems to help preserve the sauce

Steps

  • Combine all ingredients To Simmer in a sauce pan
  • Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 10-15 mins
  • Let it cool so it’s easier to handle
  • In a blender or with a hand blender, pulse a few times to combine
  • Add the Tomato Sauce and puree until smooth
  • Blend in the Lime Juice (optional)

Notes

  • I love Pico Pica Sauce, but it is no longer available in my area. This has happened before. So, out of necessity, the clone recipe is here. I don’t have the original source that inspired this version.

 

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