Sweet Chile Sauce

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Recipe by Mrs Goodall

This recipe comes from a Tom Douglas cookbook. The recipe calls for a red jalapeno, which is just a ripe version of a green jalapeno, if you can't find red, use green. You can make sauce a day ahead and keep covered in the fridge overnight, but don't add the cucumber until right before you serve. Enjoy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine the sugar and 1/2 cup water in a small saucepan over high heat. Bring to a boil and cook, stirring, until the sugar is dissolved.
  2. Remove from heat, pour into a small bowl, and cool.
  3. Stir in the lime juice, cucumber, jalapeno, and sambal oelek and season to taste with salt.

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