5 Minute- Chipotle Lime Crema

I am trying to eliminate negativity from my life. Therefore Mondays are now “Taco Tuesday Eve” until further notice.


Happy Cinco De Mayo eve (eve eve eve) Friends!

I am finishing off the perfect Blackened Fish Taco recipe by sharing with you the perfect taco drizzle, the crema! You seriously can’t have a taco without it!

Like a PB&J, a fish taco without Cilantro Lime Coleslaw and  Crema is just wrong.

Thankfully this 5-Minute Chipotle Lime Crema is easy to make, adds the perfect amount of heat AND cool to your taco & will have going back for more instantly!
5 Minute Chipotle Lime Crema

How to make this simple 5-Minute Chipotle Lime Crema:

To begin, add your plain greek yogurt and avocado mayonnaise to a bowl.Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Next add in the chili powder, salt, pepper & lime juice.

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Top the mixture with a splash of hot sauce (if you haven’t tried this version from Tijuana Flats, you are missing out!)

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Stir your ingredients to create a light cream sauce.

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Place your Chipotle Lime Crema in the refrigerator to chill until it is needed. It pairs perfectly with burrito bowls, tacos & more!

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Easy Chipotle Lime Crema

Adding that simple touch of a light crema to your tacos is a game changer & this Chipotle Lime Crema is no exception. It has the right amount of heat that will turn your average taco into the best one you have ever eaten!






5 Minute Chipotle Lime Crema
Prep Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins
Calories: 25 kcal
  • 1/4 cup plain greek yogurt
  • 2 tbsp avocado mayonaise
  • 2 tsp hot sauce
  • 2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 lime juiced
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  1. Into a bowl, add all ingredients.

  2. Stir until well combined. 

  3. Place in refrigerator to chill until ready for use.

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