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5 Minute Romesco Sauce

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Romesco Sauce! Accessible in 5 account and absolute for confined with broiled chicken, vegetables, brittle potatoes, eggs, and more. Fabricated with broiled red peppers, asset tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, salt, parsley.

Romesco Sauce! Broiled red peppers, asset tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, parsley, salt, and a clasp of auto juice? Put this on aggregate = aliment goals achieved.


Here’s the deal. This admirable affair I’m assuming you is alleged Romesco Booze and it is in the business of extenuative the Summer Meal.

You know, the Summer Meal for the day back you’ve been alfresco all day or a lot of the day or, to be honest, none of the day (!!!!) which agency that now it’s 6pm and you charge to get alfresco ASAP because SUMMER IS AMAZING. It’s the day back the best accessible meal would be one that could absorb as little time as accessible indoors.

Romesco sauce in jars with a spoon.

Related Agreement –> Grills. Sunsets. Margs. Chicken. Brats. Veggies. Sangria. Decks. Potatoes. Burgers. Dank Lucys (Minnesota represent). Friends. Music. Smores. Bonfires. Advice I can’t stop bubbler romesco sauce.

Romesco sauce in jars.

How To Accomplish Romesco Happen

Let’s get this accident up in your activity right. now.

Do you accept a blender? And do you accept a baby spatula to preserve every aftermost lick? Alarming – then we are set.

Plop these items in your blender or aliment processor. Accord them a go-round a few times till aggregate gets nice and affable with anniversary other:

  • Roasted red peppers – you can accomplish your own and we’ll all be appreciative of you! but it’s summer and the accomplished point actuality is to NOT absorb a ton of time in the kitchen so the blow of us will be over actuality with our jarred broiled red peppers and we’ll be appreciative of ourselves, too.
  • Plum tomatoes – canned is accomplished but HECK YES it’s summer and HECK YES there are tomatoes growing in your garden and HECK YES you can use them here.
  • Almonds – they accomplish it added textured and added thickened and about aloof acceptable and interesting. which is aloof how I like my food.
  • Olive oil – we’re talking creamy-like chrism here. DREAMS ADVANCING TRUE.
  • Lemon juicegarlic, parsley, and salt – the makers of acceptable food.


Romesco Sauce Ingredients in a blender.
Romesco Sauce in a blender.

And aloof like that, you fabricated the ultimate booze with which you can actualize hundreds of summer meals. YOU ROCK!

What To Serve with Romesco

Do we alike charge to allocution about what this booze could be commutual with or is your apperception already spinning with ideas? (Leave a animadversion I’m acquisitive for your account 👇 )

Most recently, I had this Romesco Booze over chicken mozzarella meatballs (but for real) and crispy potatoes which basically makes the BEST admixture for meal prep. In case you’re wondering, I fabricated broccoli to go with it which calmly got broiled to a brittle and wasn’t able to accompany the party. Some things are aloof not meant to be, amiright?

Romesco Booze additional poached eggs complete appealing amazing, as does broiled craven carve broiled ANNIHILATION with a shmear of this over top.

This is the charity of the Summer Meal and I anticipate you’re activity to adulation it because about here we are lovers of all the sauces. Acclaim to you and your Romesco Booze adventures. Go alternating and be saucy!

Romesco sauce on a spoon.

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Common Questions About Romesco Sauce

Can I accomplish this after nuts?

Yes, you could sub in sunflower or attic seeds/pepitas. Some archetypal romesco sauces absolutely use a allotment of abrupt aliment to thicken the booze as well, so that’s an advantage as able-bodied if you’re not gluten-free!

Can I buzz my own peppers instead of application jarred?

Look at you, fancy! Yes, you can. A jar of broiled red peppers *should* be about two peppers, but feel chargeless to counterbalance out 12 ounces afterwards roasting.

Can I acclimated canned asset tomatoes instead of fresh?

Yep! Awful acclaim those summer-fresh tomatoes though.

How continued will this accumulate in the fridge?

This will accumulate for 3-4 canicule in the fridge.

Can this booze be frozen?

Yes! If frozen, it will accumulate for about 6 months.

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5 Minute Romesco Sauce

  • Author: Pinch of Yum
  • Absolute Time: 7 minutes
  • Yield: 2 cups booze (about 4 servings) 1x


Romesco Sauce! Accessible in 5 account and absolute for confined with broiled chicken, vegetables, brittle potatoes, eggs, and more. Fabricated with broiled red peppers, asset tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, salt, parsley. vegan / vegetarian.


  • 1 12-ounce jar roasted red peppers, drained
  • 4 baby plum tomatoes
  • 1 cup raw almonds
  • 1/4 cup beginning flat blade parsley
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt (more to taste)
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • juice of half a lemon


  1. Pulse aggregate calm in a blender until it’s texturally appropriate for you (I like it appropriate amid beefy and bland – I leave a little arrangement with the almonds, but it’s mostly a bland emulsion).
  2. Serve hot or algid with broiled craven and vegetables, brittle potatoes, eggs… the possibilities are endless.



You can acclimated broken almonds but back you’ll be able to backpack added into a cup, use about 3/4 cup vs. the accomplished almonds area you would use a abounding cup. This is a actual affectionate recipe. Add or decrease as you like, but the almonds do advice thicken the accomplished affair so don’t omit those!

If you accept a nut allergy, try sunflower seeds or attic seeds instead.

  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 2 mins
  • Category: Sauce
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Keywords: romesco sauce, accessible romesco sauce

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    1. Pinch of Yum Logo

      I would aloof leave the basics out if allergies are an issue. You can leave basics out of pesto and added sauces like this. To thicken it up, maybe add a little cautiously grated parmesan – but I’ll bet it would be abundant after the nuts.

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        Virginia Hernandez

        We enjoyed the romesco booze compound and can’t delay to additionally try it on added foods.
        Thank you

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        I like the abstraction with broiled banty peas! Again this would be a abundant academy affable sauce!

    2. Pinch of Yum Logo

      Classic Romesco acclimated a allotment or so of aliment to accord arrangement and array to the sauce. Use that in account of the nuts.

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      J J

      You could put a few cubes of ciabatta… if it’s dried or toasted, it’ll add added texture… but broiled chickpeas sounds acceptable too…

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    how continued would this booze aftermost in the fridge? i accept it would benumb well…

  2. Pinch of Yum Logo

    This Romesco booze on a appearance and dupe cheese pizza?! Yes please.

    My aftertaste buds acknowledge you in advance.

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    Holly Deffenbaugh

    I adulation this post. A booze elevates a bowl and now I accept a scattering of options to actualize amaranthine possibilities! And the best allotment is that all of these sauces attending accessible and article I can accomplish in ample batches to accept on duke for assorted uses.

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    Wow – so adorable and advantageous all captivated up in a admirable sauce! Absolutely giving this a try!

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    My aboriginal addition to Romesco was back it was served over candied potato ravioli. Don’t balloon about pasta back you are cerebration of means to use this sauce…

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      So accessible to accomplish and acclimatize to taste. Activity to analysis out your added booze recipes!

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    Vicki Marshall

    Have aloof bought all the capacity for the Romesco Sauce. Back abacus the tinned tomatoes & red peppers do I additionally add the aqueous in the jars?

  7. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Love it. Couldn’t be agitated accepting out the blender so acclimated the nutribullet. Adulation it added than the broiled red pepper sauce. Accepting it in my broiled cheese sandwich as we speak

  8. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Well, I’ve apparent romesco booze recipes afore but they seemed to booty always to prepare. Bristles minutes, though? Accede me intrigued.

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      Hi, this compound looks delicious. I accept one question, are you application accomplished unpeeled almonds?


  9. Pinch of Yum Logo

    GURRRRL. This booze is UNREAL. acknowledge you x100! It’s activity on everything