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This sauce is comparable to nando's piri piri sauce, the flavor is all there, it's not as hot, but it still packs some heat.
Preparation time:
5 min
Cooking Time:
Ready In:
5 min
Level of Difficulty:
Very Easy

Portuguese Piri Piri Sauce Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Piri Piri Sauce Recipe

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Posted in: Side Recipes
Thu, Apr 6, 2017
4 out of 5 with 152 ratings
Views: 86700


4 tablespoons of lemon juice5 tablespoons of olive oil1/4 cup of vinegar1 tablespoon of cayenne pepper1 tablespoon of garlic, minced1 tablespoon of paprika1 teaspoon of salt1 tablespoon of chili flakes Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

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  • Combine all ingredients in a small bowl and whisk together.
  • Brush on chicken or seafood before grilling or baking.
Recipe Credit: recipezazz.com
Photo Credit: Eddy Costa


(Leave a comment if you have tried this recipe or have a question.)
Leigh-Ann - Sunday, July 18, 2021, 4 Months ago
Can you please let me know what type of vinegar is required for this recipe, is it plain white vinegar?

Hi Leigh-Ann, we always just use plain white vinegar here at home for this.

4 Months ago, Sunday, July 18, 2021 (+0) (-0)
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