Spicy Chipotle Mayo: The Ultimate Sandwich Spread

Spicy Homemade Chipotle Mayonnaise Recipe

Elevate your sandwiches, burgers, and fries with this irresistible smoky and tangy chipotle mayonnaise. A perfect blend of heat and creaminess!

Imagine biting into a juicy burger slathered with this velvety chipotle mayo. The smoky heat of chipotle peppers mingles with cool, creamy mayo and tangy sour cream, creating a flavor explosion that’ll make your taste buds dance. This versatile condiment isn’t just for sandwiches – it’s a game-changer for fries, veggie sticks, and even as a zesty dip for chips.

What sets this chipotle mayo apart is the brilliant addition of lime juice. This citrusy kick brightens the whole sauce, cutting through the richness and adding a mouthwatering tang that’ll keep you coming back for more. It’s the secret ingredient that transforms this condiment from good to absolutely unforgettable.

Smoky Chipotle Mayonnaise


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 2 chipotle chiles from 1 can of chipotles in adobo
  • 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice


  1. In a tall, narrow jar, combine the mayonnaise, sour cream, lime juice, and chipotle chiles. Using an immersion blender, blend the mixture until the chipotles are finely chopped and the mayo is silky smooth. Transfer to an airtight container and refrigerate until you’re ready to spice up your meals!

Exciting Ways to Use Your Chipotle Mayo

  • Spread it on a grilled chicken sandwich for a smoky kick
  • Use as a dipping sauce for sweet potato fries
  • Drizzle over fish tacos for a creamy, spicy finish
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
112 Calories
12g Fat
1g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings: 8
Amount per serving
Calories 112
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g 15%
Saturated Fat 2g 12%
Cholesterol 10mg 3%
Sodium 104mg 5%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 0g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 2mg 12%
Calcium 12mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 30mg 1%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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