Mojo picón

Mojo picón (spicy dipping sauce)


  • 1 hot red pepper
  • 1 tablespoon of paprika
  • Cumin
  • Oregano
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • A dash of oil
  • 1 small cup of vinegar
  • Water
  • Salt


Place the pepper in a mortar along with the cumin and oregano, according to taste, the garlic cloves, salt and the paprika and crush the ingredients until the mixture has a uniform consistency. Add the oil and mix well. Add the vinegar and stir. Finally, add water and serve.