Best Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe

Best Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe

If you are anything like me and you don’t like the store-bought tartar sauce you will just love this incredible easy Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe. First of all it will take such a small part of your time. Second you don’t need many ingredients and most important it taste so good.

homemade tartar sauce

So the ingredients are mayonnaise, dill pickle, fresh dill, lemon juice and black pepper. And if you like to play you can add optional : Dijon mustard, capers, onion,

So you can use store-bought mayonnaise, but if you want the ideal tartar sauce, try making your personal mayonnaise. Pickles are used by us and enjoy the refrigerated pickles for it. To get a sweeter style, attempt butter and bread or pickles .

homemade tartar sauce

Fresh lemon juice is vital for the very best tartar sauce. The sauce thins out it’s the ideal consistency for dipping and provides a zesty taste. Capers are a optional ingredient because we do not always have them in the refrigerator, but they add much more flavor and perform wonders when combined with the herbs and lemon.

Dried or fresh dill is essential for us. Parsley is a fantastic alternate, if you do not have dill.
Dijon mustard is just another optional component, but in case you’ve got it available, we highly suggest it.

tartar sauce

The texture of this sauce is very interesting because is mainly creamy but from the pickles it also has that slight crunchy feel.

  This Homemade Tartar Sauce is so easy to make, it will not take to much time to prepare, as you can see from above you do not need many ingredients and you can easily play with it. The most important thing is that everybody will love how this amazing sauce goes with seafood recipe and trust me you want go to the store to buy this sauce anymore.

Best Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe

This Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe is so incredible easy to make and you will love the result it is so creamy and goes so well with seafood recipes
Prep Time15 mins
Course: Side Dish
Keyword: homemade tartar sauce


  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 cup dill pickles chopped
  • 1 tbsp dill fresh
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • optional : Dijon mustard, capers, onion


  • Just put all the ingredients in a bowl and stir.