Five exciting recipes using Chipotle sauce


Bringing the heat! 

As people get a taste for the added flavours spice brings to food, it seems this trend shows no sign of cooling off. If you don’t believe us, check out the plethora of hot sauce challenges on YouTube! 

Perhaps the most astounding trend is the sudden rise of Chipotle sauce. This delicious combination of authentic smoky flavours and Chipotle Chillies makes it a good introductory option for the hot-sauce noviceand the perfect spicy addition to many meal occasions.

What is Chipotle sauce?

Chipotle is the name given to smoke-dried jalapeño chilies, of which there are several varieties. Originally from Mexico, the jalapeño is a medium-sized chilli pepper 

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If you love that smoky, spicy flavour Chipotle sauce should be a staple in your pantry so you can add a kick to any meal. The great thing about Chipotle sauce is that it’s perfect on a range of cuisines and dishes, here’s a few of our favourites:

1. Fried Avocado Fish Tacos with Chipotle Sauce

Combine the best of Mexican food – fish and tacos – with this recipe of Fried Avocado Fish Tacos with Chipotle Sauce. The delicious combination of fresh, perfectly seasoned ingredients makes this recipe a real treat. The addition of the chipotle cream sauce makes them even more irresistible.

Photo and recipe by My Latina Table

2. Sticky Ribs – costillitas con chipotle y miel 

Use the Chipotle sauce for the marinade and the flavour will meld with other ingredients and lend great intensity to the dish

3. Chipotle Chicken Pizza

If you love Mexican flavours the Chipotle Chicken Pizza is full of them, with Chipotle salsa as the sauce, chunks of chicken and red onion. If chicken is not your thing, we recommend trying with prawns or any seafood as it works perfectly with Chipotle sauce too.

4. Chipotle Chicken Fajita Bowl

Packed with fresh punchy flavours, this healthy Chipotle Chicken Fajita Bowl is the perfect dish to make for the family or when friends come over. Don’t feel like you need to strictly add every element for it to taste great. You can just pick things in the cupboards that you like to eat and add into this delicious dish!

Photo and recipe by Laura Ford Nutrition

As Laura Ford says in her blog

“It’s [Chipotle sauce] such a great sauce and is my secret ingredient to pack a great smokey flavour into the dish. I’ve used it to marinate and cook the chicken in, but you could use any meat really. If you’re vegetarian you could even try it with tofu, halloumi or tempeh. I also mixed the Chipotle Sauce with plain yoghurt to make a spicy creamy dressing that’s also great with sweet potato fries!”

5. Chipotle Burgers with Creamy Avocado Sauce

It’s surprising how little effort it takes to add some serious spice to your life.  We’re talking a few minutes of preparation for those Chipotle Burgers with Creamy Avocado Sauce. In exchange, you’ll get a massive return on your investment in the form of spicy, smoky flavoured meal where Chipotle seem to pair effortlessly with grilled beef. 


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