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Classic Chimichurri

Classic Chimichurri

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 5 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 12 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 7 ingredients

This classic chimichurri sauce is the perfect accompaniment to any savory dish including a turkey steak, grilled chicken breast or fish, or one of our empanada recipes. As well as a sauce, it can...


Ingredients

  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • ½ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes (optional)
  • 1 large bunch fresh parsley
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
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Nutrition Facts

Calories

45 cals

Fat

5 g

Saturated Fat

1 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

1 g

Monounsaturated Fat

3 g

Carbohydrates

1 g

Sugar

0 g

Fiber

0 g

Protein

0 g

Sodium

39 mg

Directions

  1. Add red wine vinegar, garlic, cumin, red pepper flakes, and parsley to the bowl of a food processor and blend until a paste forms. With the motor running, slowly drizzle in olive oil until incorporated. Season with salt and pepper. Pour into a small bowl and reserve.

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