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A white bowl filled with a thick sauce.
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5 from 2 votes

Tartar Sauce

A tasty sauce perfect for serving with fried fish.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Condiment
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8 cup
Calories: 192kcal
Author: Kathy


  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons dill pickle finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon onion finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon parsley finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice freshly squeezed, about ½ lemon
  • teaspoon pepper
  • pinch salt


  • Combine mayonnaise, pickle, onion and parsley
    1 cup mayonnaise, 2 tablespoons dill pickle, 1 tablespoon onion, 1 tablespoon parsley
  • Squeeze fresh lemon juice and combine
    2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • Add a pinch of salt and pepper
    ⅛ teaspoon pepper, pinch salt


  • Make certain everything is finely chopped, especially the onion. The onion adds flavor, but you don't want to know it's in there.
  • Use fresh parsley and lemon juice
  • In a pinch, you can use dill pickle relish in place of the dill pickles


Serving: 2Tablespoons | Calories: 192kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 13g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 12mg | Sodium: 211mg | Potassium: 18mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 68IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 1mg