Sweet Red Pepper Sauce

This takes only a minute or two to prepare—time well spent. Spoon over grilled vegetables, soups, pork, or chicken. You can use it as a dip with chips.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 35 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1⁄2 cup roasted red peppers packed in oil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 1⁄2 cup sour cream
  • 1⁄4 tsp. salt
  • 1⁄8 tsp. freshly ground black pepper


  • Whirl the roasted peppers, garlic, and lemon juice, in a blender, then pour into a bowl.
  • Whisk in the sour cream, then add salt and pepper. Serve chilled.