Chili Lime Vinaigrette

Delicious tangy and sweet zing…

You can use this chili lime vinaigrette for a simple green salad, but don’t stop there. It works just as well as a steak marinade, or drizzle it over fresh fish for a delicious tangy and sweet zing.

The current amount of crushed red pepper provides a decent amount of heat, but feel free to increase (or decrease) the amount based on your spicy food tolerance.

Chili Lime Vinaigrette

Chili Lime Vinaigrette

4.5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins



  • Mix all ingredients in a bowl until smooth, cover, and refrigerate. Allow the vinaigrette's ingredients to meld overnight (6 to 8 hours) prior to serving.


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UPDATE NOTICE: This post was updated on January 20, 2021 to include new content. It was originally published on March 19, 2016.