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Piri Piri Sauce Recipe

Extra Hot Piri Piri Sauce

This Extra Hot Piri Piri Sauce, just like Nandos. Fresh and healthy ingredients make up this deliciously spicy sauce, perfect with chicken
Course Sauce
Cuisine Portuguese
Keyword i cook the world, peri peri chicken sauce easy recipe, portuguese recipes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 10
Calories 75kcal


  • 1 red pepper
  • 1 onion
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 4-10 red chilis choose to taste with stalks removed
  • 1 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 2 drops liquid smoke
  • 1 large pinch of salt and pepper


  • Pre-heat grill to 100%
  • Chop the Pepper and onion into chunks and lay on a baking tray and place under the grill for 10 minutes - turn the vegetables over twice during grilling so they don't burn
  • Remove vegetables from grill and place in a food processor or blender
  • Add all of the other ingredients in together with the charred vegetables
  • Pulse until smooth


Calories: 75kcal