What is mojo sauce made of?

What is mojo sauce made of?

The flavor can be made of almost everything, from tomato or pepper to avocado. In Cuban cooking, mojo applies to any sauce that is made with garlic, olive oil or pork lard, and a citrus juice, traditionally bitter orange juice.

How do you make garlic mayo for mojos?


  1. Put 80 ml of mayonnaise into a bowl.
  2. Add 1/2 tsp of grated garlic.
  3. Add 1 tbsp of All-Purpose Cream.
  4. Add 1 tsp salt.
  5. Add some ground pepper.
  6. Add 1/4 tsp of garlic powder.
  7. Add 1/2 tsp white vinegar.
  8. Mix it well.

How do you make homemade mojos?


  1. Cut the unpeeled potatoes into thin slices, about 1/4 inch thick.
  2. Place 1-2 cups oil (about one inch deep) in a large frying pan.
  3. Carefully drop potatoes into the oil right away (so the batter doesn’t get soggy) and fry for 2-3 minutes on each side, adjusting heat as necessary.

How do you make Shakey’s mojos?

Cut each potato into 1/4″ rounds. Dip each potato wedge into the milk (can add egg if you want), then dredge thoroughly in the seasoned flour mixture. Deep fry wedges without overcrowding, until crisp and golden. Drain on paper towels and serve.

How do I make mojo sauce?


  1. 8 cloves garlic, minced.
  2. 2/3 cup fresh sour orange juice, or 1/3 cup of fresh orange juice and 1/3 cup of fresh lime juice.
  3. 1/3 cup olive oil.
  4. 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano.
  5. 1/2 teaspoon cumin.
  6. Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste.

How do you eat mojo sauce?

Although this mojo sauce recipe goes great with Canarian potatoes (here’s my recipe to make your own!) you can use it on absolutely anything. It makes any meat, fish, seafood or vegetable dish taste gorgeous. Feel free to dollop it on everything in sight or just stick your spoon in the jar and enjoy!

How do you make garlic dipping sauce?


  1. Melt butter substitute for 30 seconds in a microwave safe bowl, until it is totally melted. You can also do this in a sauce pan on the stove.
  2. Whisk in garlic powder to taste. Start with ¼ tsp and add more for a stronger garlic flavor.
  3. Serve as dipping sauce with pizza or breadsticks.

How do you make garlic mayo dip?


  1. 1 cup light mayonnaise.
  2. 1 teaspoon mustard.
  3. 1 dash salt.
  4. 2 teaspoons freshly squeezed lemon juice.
  5. 3 cloves garlic, crushed, or more to taste.

How do you pronounce mojos?

Many North Americans would look at the word “mojo” in its printed form and pronounce it “mo-joe.” In Spanish of course, it’s pronounced “mo-ho” because the letter “j” is pronounced as an “h,” as in jalapeño.

Why do they call them Jojo’s?

As for how the potatoes became known as Jojos, it’s rumored that the name derived from the idea of “junk” because the parts of the potatoes were considered scraps until entrepreneurs realized they could be pressure fried and turned into crispy, delicious gold.

Are Shakey’s mojos vegan?

Shakey’s pizza and Mojo potatoes are vegetarian and eggless. Their dough is eggless and their cheese is microbial. Their oil has no lard. The only vegan item they have are the Mojo potatoes.