ZaxbyʼS Nuclear Sauce Recipe

Zaxby’s Nuclear Sauce Recipe

Learn how to make Zaxby’s famous Nuclear Sauce right at home! This spicy and tangy sauce is perfect for dipping chicken tenders or as a flavorful topping for burgers and sandwiches. Give it a try and enjoy the explosive flavors.


  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons hot sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a small bowl, combine mayonnaise, ketchup, hot sauce, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, cayenne pepper, salt, and pepper.
  2. Whisk until well combined and smooth.
  3. Adjust the seasoning according to your taste preferences.
  4. Transfer the sauce to a jar or container and refrigerate for at least 1 hour to allow the flavors to meld together.

Total Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 1 cup

Nutrition information: Calories per serving: 90, Fat per serving: 9g, Carbohydrates per serving: 2g, Protein per serving: 0g

Now, you have your very own homemade Zaxby’s Nuclear Sauce that can bring the perfect amount of heat to your favorite dishes. This sauce is incredibly versatile and can be used as a dip for chicken tenders, a spread for burgers, or even as a flavorful dressing for salads. The combination of mayonnaise, ketchup, hot sauce, and spices creates a harmonious blend of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. Whether you’re a fan of spicy food or simply want to add a kick to your meals, this Nuclear Sauce will deliver. Enjoy the explosive flavors and impress your friends and family with your culinary skills. So go ahead, give this recipe a try and elevate your dishes to a whole new level of deliciousness!