Mojo (Garlic Citrus Sauce)

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is a Cuban recipe that can be used as a marinade and/or sauce for shrimp, pork or chicken. From Saveur magazine.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Crush together garlic cloves and salt with a mortar and pestle, put into a medium bowl.
  2. Stir in bitter fresh orange juice, or lime juice, and fresh orange juice, olive oil, chopped fresh oregano, cumin, crushed dried oregano, and salt to taste.
Most Helpful

Made this recipe as written (though doubled) & enjoyed A GREAT BASTING SAUCE for some chicken breasts! Also served over green beans & brown rice! Definitely a recipe worth keeping! [Tagged, made & reviewed in Bargain Basement]

Sydney Mike November 27, 2008