Chick-fil-a sauce is EASY to make at home with only 3 staple pantry ingredients! It’s one of the tastiest dipping sauces for chicken, waffle fries or nuggets!
Search no more for a Chick-fil-a sauce recipe! I don’t know what gets any closer than this! It surprises me many recipes call for dijon mustard or honey when none of those ingredients are found on the label of Chick-fil-a packets. However, after observing the ingredient list, I realized most of the ingredients were found in 3 major sauces. It’s super easy to make this dipping sauce, folks! Only three ingredients and you can make Chick-fil-a sauce at home (aka chicken dipping sauce. ) Although there’s nothing wrong with using sources to get a better idea, I got testing and came to what I think is super close!
What does Chick-fil-A sauce taste like?
Chick-fil-a sauce is sweet, tangy and smoky. It has a rich yellowy orange hue and darkens as it sits open.
What are the ingredients to make Chick-fil-a sauce?
Most of the ingredients found on a packet of chick-fil-a sauce are found in three major sauces;
BBQ Sauce– gives a richer hue to the yellow mustard and mayo and is what gives the sauce it’s smoky flavor.
Yellow Mustard– is the tanging agent and a little goes a long way.
Mayo- is the creamy ingredient to make this sauce come together nicely and since it has sugar the sauce is set from any additional sweeteners.
What can you dip into Chick-fil-A Sauce?
Chick-fil-A is a fast food restaurant mainly known for it’s fried chicken. Many menu items revolve around deep fried chicken so fries, nuggets or chicken sandwiches pair beautifully with this dipping sauce.
- 2 tbsp mayonnaise
- 1/4 tsp yellow mustard
- 3 tsp bbq sauce
- Stir together all ingredients.
- Use as a dip for fries, chicken or nuggets.