Peanut dressing in a jar.

Peanut Dressing

This Peanut Dressing is creamy, flavorful and made with simple ingredients. Perfect with salads, stir fries or as a dipping sauce for chicken or pork!

Course Dinner
Cuisine Asian
Keyword peanut dressing
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 116 kcal
Author Anna


  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 4 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 2 teaspoons rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon sriracha or more as needed
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/4 cup water warm
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  1. Add all ingredients (except water) to a small food processor or blender OR a mixing bowl and mix until well combined.
  2. Add a little bit of water at a time and whisk until the dressing has desired consistency.
  3. Serve right away or refrigerate until ready to serve.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Peanut Dressing
Amount Per Serving
Calories 116 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Fat 9g14%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Sodium 421mg18%
Potassium 119mg3%
Carbohydrates 6g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 8mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.