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Zesty Tangerine Sauce

Zesty Tangerine Sauce is a really simple recipe that would be great on salmon or chicken and adds a great tang and slight sweetness.

Course Sauce
Cuisine Fruit, Gluten-Free, Paleo
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 69 kcal


  • 3 tangerines juice, about 1/2 cup and zest of 2
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tbsp ghee sub coconut oil
  • Pinch sea salt


  1. Add all the ingredients in a small saucepan.
  2. Bring to a boil over medium heat, then turn to low and reduce until ~1/4 cup of liquid remains, about 10 minutes. You want the sauce to be slightly thickened.

Nutrition Facts
Zesty Tangerine Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 69 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 2g10%
Cholesterol 9mg3%
Sodium 1mg0%
Potassium 109mg3%
Carbohydrates 9g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 6g7%
Vitamin A 450IU9%
Vitamin C 17.7mg21%
Calcium 24mg2%
Iron 0.2mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.