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My easy Remoulade Sauce Recipe is for more than just seafood! Kick up the flavors of your favorite beef, chicken, fish recipes, and more using this spicy, classic Cajun remoulade sauce.
It’s creamy, and tangy, and uses simple ingredients, so you can whip it up in 5 minutes or less to take any dish from good to show-stopping.
My family is obsessed with this amazing remoulade sauce and adds it to everything from shrimp to steak! Our readers have become as obsessed as we have!
What makes this remoulade sauce recipe so special is the perfect blend of Louisiana flavors, from Creole mustard and seasoning to Louisiana hot sauce.
What takes this easy sauce recipe over the top is the use of dill relish mixed with the mayo. It gives the sauce that perfect texture with a little bit of crunch that makes it so delicious for topping almost any recipe.
This was fantastic I used it with grilled fish sandwiches and I had used blackened seasoning on the fish. We loved it so much we dipped our fries as well. Will be using this again and again!Shannon on Pinterest
What is Remoulade Sauce?
It is a Classic French Remoulade condiment, but we know it best for its use in Cajun and Creole recipes out of Louisiana!
But Cajun, Creole, and Louisiana remoulades work for so much more than just shrimp PO boy sauce. This mildly spicy, creamy sauce recipe pairs with everything from seafood and fish to grilled chicken, grilled pork chops, and grilled beef – even prime rib!
We love it on everything! It’s such a hit in my house, I keep a jar of it in the fridge as much as possible.
Remoulade Sauce Recipe Ingredients
- Creole Mustard (or spicy brown)
- lemon juice
- Louisiana hot sauce
- garlic minced
- black pepper freshly cracked
- dill relish or sweet pickle relish
- Creole seasoning or Cajun seasoning
- salt and pepper to taste, optional
- Add all ingredients to a large mixing bowl and whisk to combine.
- Transfer the sauce to an air-tight glass container and refrigerate for at least 24 hours before serving.
- Chill and enjoy! It’s so easy!
- You can substitute Greek yogurt for the mayo if you prefer.
- If you want more of a kick to the homemade remoulade sauce, you can add a teaspoon of prepared horseradish, fresh lemon juice, or Dijon mustard. Play around with the flavors and see how you like them.
- Feel free to garnish with green onions or parsley.
- It makes an amazing potato salad when mixed with potatoes and hard-boiled eggs!
Remoulade Sauce FAQs
Louisiana remoulade sauce is a mildly spicy, tangy sauce with so much flavor. You might know it best as a shrimp or crab cake sauce, but it was originally meant to be served with beef dishes.
I make it using mayonnaise and Creole mustard base, mixed with hot sauce, lemon juice, dill relish, ketchup, and a blend of seasonings that makes the flavor pop.
Homemade remoulade sauce recipe when stored in an air-tight container in the refrigerator, this sauce will last for up to 2 weeks.
I made this sauce to drizzle along with balsamic glaze over fried green tomatoes with sliced fresh mozzarella and diced cucumbers.. it was AMAZING Very deliciousCarmella on Pinterest
Spicy Remoulade Sauce
You can kick the spice levels up a notch by adding some extra Louisiana hot sauce. Give it 2 or 3 tablespoons and watch this spicy remoulade recipe come to life!
What to Serve with Remoulade
- It makes a great dressing for grilled chicken salad
- I love to dip air fryer asparagus in it
- crab cakes
- sauce for fried green tomatoes
- Grilled grilled shrimp
- Such a great dip for grilled crab legs or steamed crab legs
- I love this recipe so much, I also use it as a dip for crackers!
Remoulade Sauce for Sandwiches
- Philly Pork Sandwiches
- Pot Roast Sandwiches
- Pinwheel sandwiches
- Roast Beef Sandwich
- Use a dipping sauce for Air Fryer French Fries
- Bowl and spoon to mix with
See our Cooking Conversions Chart for help converting measurements!
- Add all ingredients to a large mixing bowl and stir to combine.
- Transfer sauce to an air-tight glass container and refrigerate for at least 24 hours before serving. Serve, and enjoy!