How To Make Mcdonalds Tartar Sauce

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Dec. 16, 2015

There is no need to ask for extra packages of tartar sauce. You can enjoy this simple to prepare tartar sauce at home. This recipe is so easy to make from scratch you will be amazed you ever asked for more when you went to eat at McDonalds. Don't worry, you too can unlock this secret recipe.
This copycat recipe for McDonalds Tartar sauce is super easy to make. You only need mayonnaise, a bit of sugar, some dill pickle relish, and some chopped white onion. Sure other tartar sauce may be more complicated, you could add some lemon juice and some capers, but this one is perfect just like this.

Ideally when you make this recipe you should allow it to rest for a bit after you make it, and before you use it. This will stay good in your fridge for several days, so it's ok to make a little extra.


Mayonnaise 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Sugar 1 Teaspoon
Dill pickle relish 2 Teaspoon
Finely chopped white onion 3 Teaspoon



In a small bowl, combine mayonnaise, sugar, dill pickle relish, white onion and mix well.

Refrigerate until serving.



Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 5 Minutes
Ready In: 5 Minutes
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 160Calories from Fat 156

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 17 g26.2%

Saturated Fat 1 g5%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 111 mg4.63%

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*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet