Bang Bang Sauce (Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce Recipe)

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BANG BANG SAUCE is sweet, spicy, and creamy. It’s such a delicious and easy sauce to make for all kinds of dishes. This Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce is definitely known for the Bonefish Grill namesake appetizer, but this homemade version is even better! This recipe is actually a lot healthier too, as it’s made with yogurt instead of mayonnaise. Try this flavorful sauce with seafood, meat, or vegetables.

Bang Bang Sauce in a small glass jar

Bang Bang Sauce Recipe

Bang Bang Sauce is a spicy, creamy sauce that perfect for seafood, meat, or vegetables. This healthy Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce recipe is just too good!

Bang Bang Sauce might just be one of my favorite sauces. I love the combination of sweet chili sauce, spicy Sriracha, and creamy Greek Yogurt.

This Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce is a healthier version of the namesake appetizer sauce. I made a Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp recipe recently, and this is the sauce I used for it. I made a healthier version of this sauce by replacing the mayonnaise with Greek Yogurt. It’s just as creamy but doesn’t have as much fat or calories as the original. I think it tastes even better too!

Try this Bang Bang Sauce on shrimp, fish, or chicken, or use it as a dip for appetizers. There’s so much you can do with this simple sauce.

This Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce is so easy to make. Try this Bang Bang Sauce with seafood, chicken, or vegetables.

Homemade Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce

Copycat Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce

What is Bang Bang Sauce?

Bang Bang Sauce is a creamy sauce that’s a little bit sweet and a little bit spicy. It usually contains mayonnaise, sweet chili sauce, and hot sauce. It’s mostly known from restaurant dishes, such as Bonefish Grill’s Bang Bang Shrimp.

I switched things up a bit to make this a healthy (or skinny) Bang Bang Sauce. I used Greek Yogurt instead of mayonnaise, and I think it just makes it so much creamier. Plus it saves tons of calories!

Healthy Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce Ingredients:

  • Greek Yogurt
  • Sriracha
  • Sweet Chili Sauce

What to eat with Bang Bang Sauce

This Bang Bang Sauce is inspired by the Bonefish Grill’s Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer, and I originally made this sauce for my copycat recipe. So of course you can make bang bang shrimp sauce to eat with shrimp, but it goes well with any kind of meat or seafood. Use it to make Bang Bang Chicken, Bang Bang Fish, or slather it on to pork, steak, crab cakes or burgers. This spicy and creamy sauce will taste so good on anything you put it on!

I think this Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce would also be SO good as a dip for fries, chicken wings, and other appetizers. And I’d love to try it with a cauliflower steak for a vegetarian dish. It would even be great on tacos (hello, Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos!) The ideas are endless here!

Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp on skewers with homemade bang bang sauce

Bang Bang Shrimp on skewers with skinny Bang Bang Sauce

How to Make Bang Bang Sauce (Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce)

I love sharing sauce recipes because they’re so easy to make and only contain a few ingredients, but they can make such a difference in your meal. Sauces take a regular recipe from good to AMAZING, and they’re so versatile. This Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce is no different. Literally all you have to do is mix the 3 ingredients together and BANG, you’ve got a sweet & spicy (and healthy) Bang Bang Sauce.

How long does Bang Bang Sauce last in the fridge?

Homemade Bang Bang Sauce should be stored in an airtight container and stored in the refrigerator. It should last for up to 10 days.

Jar of bang bang sauce

You guys are going to love this sweet & spicy Bang Bang Shrimp Sauce! It’s so creamy and delicious. Whether you use it for shrimp, or for something else, you won’t be disappointed.

See the recipe card below for details on how to make Bang Bang Sauce. Enjoy!

If you like this homemade sauce, try these other sauces & dips:

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