Asian Peanut Dipping Sauce
Excellent dipping sauce for beef, chicken, pork and shrimp. Or, toss it with hot noodles for an easy side dish.
1/3 cup smooth peanut butter
1 garlic clove
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 teaspoon granulated sugar
1/8 teaspoon cayenne, or to taste
1/3 cup water
Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
- In a blender puree together peanut butter, garlic, lime juice, soy sauce, sugar, cayenne, water, salt and pepper until mixture is smooth.
- Transfer sauce to a serving bowl.
Makes about 1 cup.