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What to eat with chipotle mayo

joolseyc09 Dec 13, 2012 06:48 AM

I've recently discovered chipotle mayo and can't get enough of it! I've been making amazing lunch sandwiches with pepper jack cheese, turkey breast, tomatoes, and onions. Any idea on what else I can use this delightful condiment with would be greatly appreciated!

  1. Gio Dec 13, 2012 07:28 AM

    You haven't mentioned burgers, made with any minced meat, but chipotle mayo is super delicious on lamb burgers w all the fixins... Also used as a marinade for roasted chicken breasts or thighs. Thinned with a little fresh lemon juice it's tasty salad dressing. And if you like CM you'll Love Trader Joe's wasabi mayo.

    1. thymetobake Dec 13, 2012 07:39 AM

      I've never had it but I bet it would make a great potato salad or chicken salad, etc. Also a great dip for grilled veggies and meats.

      1. chefathome Dec 13, 2012 07:44 AM

        Excellent with fries (especially sweet potato fries). Great with poached shrimp, too.

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        1. re: chefathome
          Novelli Dec 13, 2012 07:51 AM

          I'll take your fries and raise you to deep fried pickles with chipotle mayo...egads!

          Also, when in season, fried asparagus dipped in chipotle mayo is excellent with a tall ice cold beer.

          1. re: Novelli
            chefathome Dec 13, 2012 05:45 PM

            You beat me! Oh. My. Word. That sounds amazing.

          2. re: chefathome
            melpy Dec 13, 2012 08:35 AM

            If you like chipotle mayo give sriracha mayo a try for your frites like our local Belguin restaurant.

            1. re: melpy
              chefathome Dec 13, 2012 05:46 PM

              Yes - I've done this and love it. Speaking of sriracha and mayo, add fresh lime juice, thin it a bit with a touch of buttermilk, and you voila - you have a lovely coleslaw dressing. I'm not typically a fan of creamy coleslaw but this is a bit unique and very tasty.

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            sedimental Dec 13, 2012 07:55 AM

            Try it on a grilled fish then squeeze a lime over it, serve with rice or quinoa. Simple and tasty.

            1. JungMann Dec 13, 2012 08:08 AM

              What can you not eat with chipotle mayo? It makes great deviled eggs. Try it on a grilled cheese instead of butter. Dip sweet potato fries in it. Make yourself a spicy tuna salad for sushi rolls. It's quite versatile.

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              1. re: JungMann
                LaLa Dec 13, 2012 08:33 AM

                yes....or egg salad!

              2. Veggo Dec 13, 2012 05:58 PM

                I'm making deviled eggs with chipotle mayo for Sunday's polo in Sarasota. Never a leftover.

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