How to make Taco Bell Chipotle Sauce

How to make Taco Bell Chipotle Sauce

Prep Time: 5 mins

Cook Time: 5 min

Servings: 1

If you want to buy Taco Bell's chipotle sauce from the store, you will find the following ingredients like Soybean Oil, Water, Whey (from Milk), Vinegar, Buttermilk, Salt, Egg Yolks, Sugar, Modified Food Starch, Garlic, Chipotle Chile Pepper Puree, Spice, Garlic Juice, Onions, Citric Acid, and Chipotle Chili Pepper.

You can follow the recipe below, if you want to prepare this at home. However, we have made the process easier for you by making a few modifications to it. So, before going to the procedure, let us know the ingredients first.


  • ¼ cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons chipotle sauce from can of adobo
  • ¼ teaspoon onion powder
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon sugar
  • 1/3 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 teaspoon paprika
  • ¼ teaspoon cumin
  • ½ teaspoon chili powder


Method of Preparation

  1. In a medium bowl add all of the ingredients and mix well so that they blend well together. 
  2. Chill this mixture for 1 hour. 
  3. Serve the sauce with your favourite Mexican dish.


Nutrition Facts

There are 110 calories in 2 tbsp of chipotle sauce from Taco Bell. Most of the calories come from fat and carbohydrates. So, let us know all the ingredients that you get from chipotle sauce from Taco Bell.

  • Calories:110
  • Total Fat: 11.00g 14%
  • Saturated Fat: 1.500g 8%
  • Trans Fat: 0%
  • Cholesterol: 10mg 3%
  • Sodium: 300mg 13%
  • Total Carbohydrate: 3.00g 1%
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.0g 0%
  • Sugars: 1.00g
  • Protein: 1.00g
  • Vitamin D: 0%
  • Calcium: 0%
  • Iron: 0%
  • Potassium: 0%


The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Lindsay G.

Longwood, FL

July 25th 2019, 9:24 pm

This sauce is really good! Nice and creamy, and it’s not too spicy. Just the right amount of kick! Plus it’s not terribly expensive, so I can keep it in stock easily. Perfect for going on my tacos!

This sauce is really good! Nice and creamy, and it’s not too spicy. Just the right amount of kick! Plus it’s not terribly expensive, so I can keep it in stock easily. Perfect for going on my tacos!


Suvani G.

September 16th 2017, 4:43 am

I simply love this sauce. I use this sauce in my salad, sandwich and even with chips. This is the second time I am using this sauce and I love it's texture and taste.Its really good dip for your plain wings as well and even any flavor wings and strips.


Linda V.

October 17th 2020, 1:51 am

I really like the products of Taco Bell and most because it has the sauce Chipotle what is wonderful and it has a good taste

The Most Popular Queries

How can I store chipotle sauce?

Ans: You can store chipotle sauce in any air tight container. We would recommend you to store it in a Mason jar or small container, if you plan to use it with a spoon. However, you can store it in a condiment bottle, if you would like to squeeze/squirt it on the food. Refrigerate the chipotle sauce to use it for a longer period of time.

How long can I store this sauce?

Ans: You can possibly store it for a period of 1 week or longer than that if you keep it in your refrigerator. 

Can I use buttermilk instead of sour cream?

Ans: Yes, you can use buttermilk instead of sour cream. You can also use just buttermilk instead of the water. However, you may not get the desired consistency. 

Where should I buy taco bell chipotle sauce?

Ans: Well, you can buy chipotle sauce at Walmart.

Can I use a blender or food processor to mix the ingredients during preparation?

Ans: Yes, a food processor is an easier method for making this recipe in smaller amounts. If you are planning to double or triple the quantity, then the blender should be perfect for it.

How can I serve chipotle sauce?

Ans: You can use this sauce for your crispy potato tacos; however, you can also use it on anything like tacos, enchiladas, burritos, eggs etc.

Where can I find Adobe Chipotle Peppers?

Ans: You can easily find them in every grocery store easily. Just visit the nearby store to purchase them.

Is chipotle sauce spicy?

Ans: Yes, It is definitely spicy as it takes Adobe Chipotle Peppers as one of its main ingredients. 

Where can I find buttermilk powder to prepare chipotle sauce?

Ans: You can prepare this recipe without using buttermilk powder. Just use sour cream to enjoy a great taste. However, you can purchase buttermilk powder at every grocery store near your home.

Is chipotle sauce vegan?


Ans: Yes, chipotle sauce is vegan. Yes, it takes a dairy product like buttermilk (if you do not use sour cream). However, it is vegan- friendly.

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