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Chicken Sandwich Sauce Recipe (Gluten Free)

This Chicken Sandwich Sauce recipe that’ll make your next sandwich next level good!  Creamy, tangy, spicy, and sweet honey mustard sauce. Great for loading on a chicken sandwich or burger piled high with your favorite toppings.
This simple sauce is made with pantry staple ingredients like honey and mustard to give your sandwich the perfect flavor. Dress your chicken right with the recipe below.
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I have to say – nothing is better than a crispy delicious chicken sandwich loaded with a perfectly sweet and spicy sauce. I love a good homemade sandwich for lunch or dinner, and this chicken sandwich sauce is the perfect topping.
Skip the drive through, and enjoy restaurant-quality sauce at home. This sauce is loaded with Dijon mustard, raw honey, and spices for the right amount of spice. 

This Chicken Sandwich Sauce Recipe Is:

  • Creamy
  • Sweet
  • Tangy
  • Satisfying
  • A great fast food Copycat recipe!
  • A Healthier Version of the Classic Sauce
  • Ready in 5 minutes

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One of the BEST Pantry Staple Sauce Recipes

This spicy chicken sandwich sauce recipe is a fantastic pantry-staple addition to your table!  It uses almost all ingredients you would have in your dry pantry or cupboards – most of which you probably have on hand. Keeping a well-stocked pantry makes it easy to come up with delicious and healthy meals using a few staples you can rotate. 

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5 Minute Vegan Dips & Sauces for the WIN!

This sweet chicken sandwich sauce is what I call an Easy Weeknight Recipe – which is on your table in under 30 minutes.  These quick and simple recipes are perfect for those nights when you want a healthy homecooked meal but don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen.

I have a whole section of The Herbeevore dedicated to Easy Weeknight Meals, that are great for the whole family. From soups and stews, to pastas and proteins (and sauces!) – a healthy meal can be on your table in no time.  Even faster than ordering takeout!

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How Do I Make This Easy Sauce for Chicken Sandwiches?

  1. Add all ingredients to a large mixing bowl. Stir until well combined, and the sauce is thick and creamy.
  2. Alternatively, you could use a blender: blend on low and gradually work up to high speed until the sauce is creamy and well combined.
  3. Add this sauce on top of chicken sandwiches, burgers with grilled onions, loaded fries, or in between a grilled cheese sandwich.  Enjoy!

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Chicken Sandwich Sauce

The Herbeevore
This Chicken Sandwich Sauce recipe that'll make your next sandwich next level good!  Creamy, tangy, spicy, and sweet honey mustard sauce. Great for loading on a chicken sandwich or burger piled high with your favorite toppings.
5 from 4 votes
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Dinner, Lunch, Sandwich
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories 133 kcal


  • 1/2 cup mayo
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/8 teaspoon chili flakes for spice
  • 1/4 teaspoon fresh cracked pepper


  • Make the Sauce: in a medium bowl, add the mayo, Dijon mustard, honey, paprika, and chili flakes (for a spicier sandwich, omit for a milder version), and stir well to combine.
  • Add a healthy spread of the sauce of your favorite chicken sandwich, and enjoy!


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Calories: 133kcalCarbohydrates: 9gProtein: 1gFat: 11gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 6gMonounsaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 6mgSodium: 178mgPotassium: 20mgFiber: 1gSugar: 9gVitamin A: 34IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 1mg
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1 Comment

  1. Susan

    5 stars
    Our family eats plenty of chicken. I’m always ready to find a recipe that can enhance and spruce it up. I have found one in this recipe

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