Cilantro Serrano Cream Sauce


This is a great sauce for chicken tacos and fish tacos. It's similar to serrano crema. It's also great as a dip!

Prep Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
2 cups


  • ½ bunch cilantro, coarsely chopped

  • 3 serrano chile peppers, seeded and chopped

  • 3 cloves garlic

  • 1 cup mayonnaise

  • 1 cup heavy cream

  • salt and pepper to taste


  1. Place cilantro, serrano peppers, garlic, mayonnaise, and cream into a blender; season with salt and pepper. Purée until smooth, about 15 seconds.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

152 Calories
16g Fat
1g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 152
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 16g 21%
Saturated Fat 5g 26%
Cholesterol 26mg 9%
Sodium 85mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 0g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 1mg 7%
Calcium 13mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 28mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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