Marinades, Sauces, Rubs & Salsas

Spicy Horseradish Sauce

Pit Beef Triple Decker

This creamy sauce owes its firepower to horseradish, wasabi, and sriracha.

Used with the Pit Beef Triple Decker with Spicy Horseradish Sauce in Project Fire Episode 304: Charm City ‘Que


Spicy Horseradish Sauce

Recipe Notes

  • Yield: Makes 1 1/2 cups


  • 1 tablespoon wasabi power
  • 1 cup mayonnaise, preferably Hellmann’s
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon sriracha
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire
  • A 1- to 2-inch chunk of fresh horseradish, freshly and finely grated, or finely chopped Coarse salt (sea or kosher) and freshly ground black pepper

Recipe Steps

1: Place the wasabi in a small bowl and stir in 1 tablespoon water to make a paste. Let it stand for 5 minutes.

2: Transfer the wasabi to a mixing bowl. Whisk in the mayonnaise, sour cream, sriracha, Worcestershire, horseradish, and salt and pepper to taste. Store, covered, for up to 1 week in the refrigerator.

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