Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha for Sweet Potato Fries or Roasted Vegetables
There’s a secret ingredient in this Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha that I think makes it perfect for sweet potatoes fries or roasted vegetables! If you like Sriracha, you’ll make this over and over. The sauce is low-carb, Keto, low-glycemic, gluten-free, and South Beach Diet friendly. Use the Diet-Type Index to find more recipes like this one.
I remember how delighted I was when I discovered Sweet Potato Fries, and the recipe on the blog for Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries has been a favorite of mine for quite a while now. I still love to make sweet potato fries that way, tossed in a mixture of spices, but recently I started to make plain sweet potato fries and put the spiciness in the dipping sauce. Sometimes I’ll even eat this Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha on (gasp) frozen sweet potato fries like the ones in these photos, although there’s no doubt that from-scratch sweet potato fries are better.
Whether you make my Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries or Air Fryer Spicy Sweet Potato Fries, or use frozen ones, this sauce is the perfect dip for sweet potato fries. Fresh lime juice is the secret ingredient that I think makes this over-the-top good! And if you don’t want the carbs from the sweet potatoes fries, enjoy this tasty sauce on roasted veggies for a completely low-carb treat!
Mix together the mayo and sour cream until no lumps appear. Whisk in Sriracha sauce, starting with a tiny amount and then tasting until it’s as spicy as you prefer. I used about 1 tsp. Sriracha sauce, but I’m kind of a lightweight when it comes to spicy foods. Other types of hot sauce could be used, but I love the Sriracha flavor in this.
Then whisk in the fresh-squeezed lime juice, and blend until it’s creamy with no lumps. That’s all! Serve with sweet potato fries and wait for compliments.
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Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha Sauce for Sweet Potato Fries or Roasted Vegetables
There’s a secret ingredient in this Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha that I think makes it perfect for sweet potatoes fries or roasted vegetables!
- 1/4 cup sour cream
- 1/4 cup mayo
- 2 T fresh squeezed lime juice
- Sriracha sauce to taste (about 1/2 – 1 tsp.)
- Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Fries or Air Fryer Spicy Sweet Potato Fries for serving, or other roasted veggies as desired
- Whisk together sour cream and mayo, stirring until there are no lumps.
- Then add Sriracha sauce, starting with a small amount, stirring to combine, and tasting until it is as spicy as you’d like it. I used about 1/2 tsp. but if you like spicy foods you’ll probably want a bit more.
- When the sauce is as spicy as you’d like, add the fresh-squeezed lime juice and whisk in until the mixture is smooth.
- Serve dipping sauce with Spicy Baked Sweet Potato Friesor Air Fryer Spicy Sweet Potato Fries . I think this would also be good with other roasted vegetables, especially Roasted Cauliflower or Roasted Broccoli.
Recipe created by Kalyn with inspiration from Spicy Mexican Slaw.
Low-Carb Diet / Low-Glycemic Diet / South Beach Diet Suggestions:
Sweet potato fries with a moderate amount of this Spicy Dipping Sauce with Sriracha would be approved for phase 2 or 3 of the South Beach Diet, especially if you make your own sweet potato fries and use light sour cream and light mayo. If you eat it with low-carb vegetables, this could be great for other low-carb eating plans, which would prefer full-fat mayo and sour cream.
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