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Marinades, Sauces, Rubs & Salsas

Tiger Sauce


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

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


Tiger 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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