Chimichurri Sauce

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Version 1
  • 1 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley, tightly packed (about 1 bunch of parsley)
  • 1 cup fresh cilantro, tightly packed (about 1 bunch of cilantro)
  • 1/8 cup diced red onion or very small onion (so you don't have to count this as a vegetable)
  • 3 Tablespoons fresh oregano, tightly packed (optional)
  • 3 cloves of garlic, peeled
  • 2 Tablespoons fresh lemon or lime juice
  • 2 Tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp Simple Girl Bouillon
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes, or more, to taste (optional)
  • 1/4 cup Imagine Chicken Stock
  • sprinkle of xanthan gum
Version 2  (pictured)
  • 1/2 cup fresh cilantro
  • 1/4 cup parsley
  • 1 medium size clove garlic - minced
  • Dash of red pepper flakes (optional)
  • 1 -2 Tbl Dijon mustard (start with 1 tabl first)
  • 1/2 lime juice + zest from 1/2 lime
  • 1-2 Tbl red wine vinegar
  • 1-2 drops of clear liquid stevia (taste before adding, only use if this is too acidic for you)
Version 1
  1. Add all ingredients except the chicken stock to a food processor, and pulse a few times until chopped.  Slowly stream in the chicken stock while pulsing the mixture a few more times until the chicken stock is combined, and stopping to scrape down the sides of the food processor if needed.
  2. Serve immediately, or refrigerate in a sealed container for up to 3 days.
Version 2
  1. Blend all ingredients in a high-powered small blender.
  2. Serve over anything you want!
Optional Ideas
Breakthrough M2 products mentioned, shop here: Xanthan gum Simple Girl Bouillon In my opinion, version 2 is five-stars and version 1 is three-stars.  :) ~Nan

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    • Mikayla DeGroat says

      Hi Larry, that is because there are no oils on the program. We use alternative ingredients like chicken stock & red wine vinegar for putting the sauce all together rather than olive oil.