McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce Recipe

McDonald’s breakfast sauce is an excellent addition to your meal. It is not too sweet, but it does add rich flavors with a bit of sweetness to your meal.

Though McDonald’s has discontinued their dipping sauces, they can still incorporate them into your own recipes.

You can combine mayo, yellow mustard, dilly weed, steak sauce, lemons, and some spices. This special breakfast sauce will taste great!

This recipe for the McDonald’s breakfast sauce will give you a great way to start your day off right. It can be used on any type of food that you would like to have with this creamy sauce.

The best part about this recipe is that it takes less than 10 minutes to make, and you do not need to cook anything else.

You mix all the ingredients together and let them sit in the fridge until they are ready to use.

How To Make McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce

 This is the perfect recipe with the perfect flavor for those who love fast food. It’s one of the most popular items at McDonald’s restaurants. It is also pretty easy to make, but if you do not know how to cook it, there are so many delicious foods that you can dip into this delicious sauce! It’s great for steak, chicken, seafood, and sandwiches. Follow this recipe to prepare the high-quality breakfast sauce yourself and enjoy it.

Homestyle McDonald's Breakfast Sauce
Homestyle McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce

 We want to keep the recipe as simple as possible. However, it still needs to be able to remind you of the original version, so we’re going to make a McDonald’s breakfast sauce that only requires six ingredients that are easy to find in any kitchen.

You can always add the sauce to a reheated Mcdonald’s Cheeseburger for extra flavor.

McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce

Homemade McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce
Prep Time30 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce
Servings: 6
Calories: 130kcal


  • 1 Bowl
  • 1 whisk


  • ½ cup Mayonnaise
  • 2 tbsp Yellow Mustard Not Too Hot
  • 1 tbsp Rich Steak Sauce
  • ½ tsp Lemon Juice or Lime Juice
  • ½ tsp Dried Dill
  • tsp salt Pepper for Seasoning To Taste


  • Mix all the together in a medium-sized bowl the mayonnaise, mustard, steak sauce, lemon juice, and dried dill using a whisk or fork.
  • Seasoning is important to use salt and pepper (optional a dash of cayenne pepper) to taste.
  • Whisk Together and you are done


Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.
Serve when refrigerated for at least 4 hours.
Enjoy your delicious breakfast sauce!


Calories: 130kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 8g | Monounsaturated Fat: 3g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 8mg | Sodium: 229mg | Potassium: 14mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 21IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 1mg

How Much Time Do You Need To Make Homemade McDonald’s Breakfast Sauce?

This is a very quick copycat recipe you just need to whisk it together for a few minutes and you are done I would say a maximum of five minutes from beginning to end.

What Stopped Mcdonald’s Making its Breakfast Sauce?
What Stopped Mcdonald’s from Making its Breakfast Sauce?

Why Did Mcdonald’s Discontinue Breakfast Sauce?

The company did not say however I suspect it’s to do with inventory management and cost saving. Or perhaps there were not many people taking the source with their breakfasts.

How to Store McDonalds Breakfast Sauce?

If you want to increase the quantity sizes you can make several cups of McDonald’s breakfast sauce at once,  but how do you store it.

The best way is to either store it in an airtight container which is a good quality one it will then keep in the fridge for approximately two weeks.

If you have made a very large batch of McDonald’s breakfast sauce you can freeze it in individual portions for example using Ziploc bags in the freezer for up to 3 months and just take out what you need when you have a special breakfast to serve.

What Is Mcdonalds Breakfast Sauce Made Of?

The main ingredients for McDonald’s breakfast sauce are

  • mayonnaise
  • some mustard
  • salt and pepper for seasoning 
  • dried dill

All mixed together to make a creamy beautiful sauce that is great for a special holiday breakfast treat.

What Kind of Sauce Is on Mc Donald’s Bacon Egg and Cheese Bagel

My son works at McDonald’s and he thinks it is an adaptation of a Hollandaise source it probably is not to do similar also to their very special breakfast source which you can see the recipe above.

Is McDonald’s Bringing Back The  Breakfast Sauce?

Doing some research for a few days I can find no evidence or press releases that McDonald’s has any intention in the short-term of bringing back its famous breakfast sauce. Kind of sad but we will have to make it at home if we really want to enjoy it. What I would love to do is make it at home and then take it into McDonald’s and put it on my breakfast food I guarantee I would get a lot of interesting looks.