Homemade Easy Tartar Sauce

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Homemade Tartar Sauce

Jeff Baygents
This homemade, easy and hearty tartar sauce is unique and is a fantastic addition to any fish recipe.
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Prep 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Servings 4
Calories 73kcal


  • ½ cup cabbage coarsely chopped and is an optional healthy filler ingredient
  • tbsp onion, diced or ¼ tsp onion powder (alternate to 1 tbsp onions)
  • 2 tbsp dill pickles, diced or ½ tsp dill or lemon juice (alternate to 2 tbsp pickles)
  • 3 tbsp sweet pickle relish or diced sweet pickles/gherkins
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • tsp ground black pepper
  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 1 tbsp sour cream


  • Coarsely chop cabbage and place into bowl.
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  • Prepare other ingredients and add into bowl. Mix by hand well.
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  • Ready to serve or refrigerate.
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Calories: 73kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 5mg | Sodium: 350mg | Potassium: 36mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 183IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 1mg



Homemade Easy Tartar Sauce Resources

This homemade easy tartar sauce recipe is very unique and is a fantastic addition to any fish recipe.  If you ever used to eat at Morrison’s Cafeteria Restaurants in the old days, you’ll love this filling tartar sauce version. It uses common ingredients with a rich, filling flavor. It will serve extremely well with a Country Fried Fish recipe. It has a few unique but common ingredients such as cabbage. You can still make it without the cabbage, as it is used as a healthy filler. It can be made up quickly and easily while prepare a fish dinner. It’s not just mayonnaise and pickle relish so, it’s very filling and has very fresh flavors.

And, if you love dill, here’s an excellent easy to make Dill Tartar Sauce.

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Hearty tartar sauce from scratch – fast and easy

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