Want to change the “same old” into “Wowza”?!  Try this healthy, simple, fresh-tasting, versatile green sauce.  Whether you are making chicken, steak, shrimp or fish, this green sauce will take the “same old” to another level!  Great for any simple baked or grilled protein (even tofu!) any time of the year.  Simply throw all of the ingredients into a Vitamix blender or a food processor, and watch this beautiful, vibrant green sauce come to life.  Then taste how it brings your meal to life as well!

Versatile Green Sauce

This vibrant, fresh-tasting green sauce will enhance any chicken, fish, tofu or steak dinner.

Cuisine Sauces and Seasonings
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 6


  • 1 bunch fresh cilantro bottom stems removed
  • 2 cloves fresh garlic chopped
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil


  1. Place all ingredients in a food processor or heavy-duty blender like a Vitamix.  Puree until a beautiful green sauce forms!

  2. Taste and add more salt and pepper if needed.  Add more oil or a little water if sauce is too thick to get the desired consistency.

  3. Drizzle over grilled chicken, fish, shrimp, tofu or steak.

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