Recipe courtesy of Luis Sanchez

Mojo Sauce

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 10 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Yield: about 1/2 cup
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3 sour oranges

1 head garlic, cloves peeled and separated


Chopped fresh oregano leaves

Freshly ground black pepper


  1. Slice the oranges down the middle and squeeze the juice. Mash a head of garlic in a morteros (a thick bowl with a mashing paddle used in Latino cooking). Add a little salt to the garlic (more than a pinch, less than a teaspoon). Add the sour orange juice to the mixture. Add oregano and pepper, to taste. Brush the Mojo Sauce on the food as it is cooking.

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