Yuca with Tangerine-Serrano Mojo

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  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


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By Diane Morgan

Published 2012

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In Cuba, chunks of boiled yuca are traditionally served with mojo crillo (citrus-garlic sauce) spooned over the top. This sauce is a variation on the traditional mojo. I have used a combination of fresh tangerine juice and lime juice to approximate the flavor of the sour orange juice used in the original sauce. To keep the herbs tasting fresh, I toss them into the sauce after it comes off the heat. The amount of serrano chile you add is up to you; one chile delivers a subtle k