A photo of vegan sour cream in a blue bowl with squeezed lemons at the side

Vegan Sour Cream

Tangy, creamy and delicious this vegan sour cream ticks all the boxes and compliments any Mexican dish!

Course Appetizer, Condiment
Cuisine American
Keyword healthy sour cream, non dairy sour cream
Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Servings 2 cups
Calories 129 kcal
Author Sophia DeSantis


  • 1 container (1 pound/454 grams) silken tofu (see note for soy free version)
  • juice of a small lemon (about 1 tablespoon)
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon fresh minced garlic
  • Himalayan pink salt to taste
US Customary - Metric


  1. Place all ingredients in a food processor, blender or high speed blender, and blend until well mixed. Taste and adjust seasonings to desired taste.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Vegan Sour Cream
Amount Per Serving
Calories 129 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 12mg 1%
Potassium 408mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 3g
Protein 10g 20%
Vitamin C 3.5%
Calcium 7%
Iron 10.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.