Delicious Homemade Chimichurri Sauce Recipe
Recipe type: Sauce
Cuisine: Mexican
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Serves: 8
This recipe for homemade chimichurri sauce is easy and delicious. The trick is macerating the shallots before mixing in the other ingredients.
  • 1 shallot, minced
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • ½ cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • ½ cup chopped cilantro
  • ¼ cup chopped parsley
  • 1 Tbsp. dried oregano
  • ¾ cup extra-virgin olive oil
  1. Combine shallot, red peppers, garlic, vinegar, and 1 tsp. salt in a bowl and let sit 10 minutes
  2. Stir in cilantro, parsley, and dried oregano
  3. Next whisk in oil to combine ingredients
  4. Cover and chill 3 hours or overnight
Recipe by The BBQ Buddha at