Easy to Make Habanero Cream Sauce

This simple and delicious recipe makes a meal a weeknight favorite, made with a few ingredients but is great for a variety of meals. Habanero Sour Cream Sauce is a very Spicy cream sauce for those who like heat on everything they eat.šŸŒ¶

Habanero Cream Sauce in bowl

Habanero cream sauce can bring life to all sorts of dishes, from drizzling it on top of fajitas, nachos, tacos, enchiladas, pasta, ...almost anything you want. 

Want spicy...but not that hot! reduce the amount of habanero to one pepper and you still have a flavorful kick on your meals.

Easy to Make Habanero Cream Sauce

This recipe is a very simple recipe but will add so much flavor to whatever dish you drizzle this on.
  • Place oil in a small pan on medium heat.
  • Add garlic and minced habanero to the pan. 
  • ( I would recommend turning on the stove exhaust fan on high or ventilating the kitchen, chile fumes can be strong)
  • Saute for 5 minutes. Let cool. Combine pepper mixture, and sour cream, and place in blender. Add onion powder and a pinch of salt & pepper to the cream. Blend well.

  • That's it, use immediately, or refrigerate.

Nachos with habanero cream sauce

✽Tips to Remember:

When handling habanero chile peppers...wear gloves. Their level of capsaicin, the compound behind chili peppers that acts as an irritant, is much higher than jalapeƱos.
If your hands are burning, use vinegar, rubbing alcohol, or milk to remove chile irritants.

habanero chile peppers

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Habanero Cream Sauce

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