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Best Copycat Chili Garlic Sauce Recipe

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  • Author: Chuck Underwood
  • Prep Time: 25 min
  • Cook Time: 5 min
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 1 cup 1x
  • Category: Sauce
  • Method: Stovetop
  • Cuisine: Asian
  • Diet: Vegan


Are you looking for the BEST copycat chili garlic sauce recipe?  Now that our favorite rooster sauce is so hard to find?  I got you covered!


Units Scale
  • 8 oz. Fresno chilis (around 10 chilis)
  • 5 large cloves of garlic
  • 1 T. rice vinegar
  • 1 1/2 tsp. brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. salt


  1. Clean chilis, remove the stems, and roughly chop
  2. Add chilis to a food processor along with garlic
  3. Add salt, sugar, and vinegar, and puree until you reach the consistency you like
  4. Taste and adjust any of the ingredients if needed
  5. Add to a small pan and saute for a few minutes until the peppers have softened