Tartar sauce is a sauce made essentially of mayonnaise
. It’s extremely popular in the United Kingdom
where it’s used as the primary condiment for fish and chips
. It enjoys some popularity in the United States
as well, where it is also eaten with fish.
Tartar sauce is great. It’s creamy, yet sour, which are two characteristics that are very difficult to synthesize. Tartar sauce looks like something an alien might eat.
became an official snack on June 20th, 2012.