Bowl of Tartar Sauce
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Tartar Sauce

A hint of cayenne pepper gives this homemade tartar sauce some Louisiana flavor. Make it in no time flat to serve on the side at a fish fry, as a dip for boiled seafood or to dress a fried seafood po-boy. This tasty condiment can be made up to 4 days ahead and stored in the fridge.


  • 1 1/2 cups Blue Plate®️ Mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped sweet onion
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped cornichons
  • 1 tablespoon minced shallot
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  1. COMBINE mayonnaise, onion, cornichons, shallot, garlic, lemon juice, parsley, lemon zest, salt and pepper in a small mixing bowl and stir well to combine. Cover and refrigerate sauce for at least 1 hour before serving. The sauce can be made and stored in the refrigerator up to 4 days in advance.
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