Tartar Sauce (my own recipe)

Cathy Nunn


This is a simple and quick recipe for a basic tartar sauce. Some prefer dill relish while others like sweet. I use dill but use what you like. Very versatile on most any seafood and also as a sandwich spread!


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5 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 1 c
  • 1 Tbsp
    dill relish (could use sweet if preferred)
  • 1 Tbsp
    fine minced green onion - use some of the green tops too
  • 1 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    prepared horseradish - add more if desired
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried dill weed
  • Small dash(es)
    worcestershire sauce ( a few drops)

How to Make Tartar Sauce (my own recipe)


  1. Mince onion very fine. Be sure and add some of the green tops...mince it well. Mix all ingredients together in a bowl. Make sure it's thoroughly blended.
  2. Store in a bowl or bottle with a tight fitting cap or lid. Refrigerate. Best if it sits in the fridge overnight or at least 6 to 8 hrs. Great with most any kind of seafood!

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About Tartar Sauce (my own recipe)

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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