Creamy, Smoky, Spicy, & Citrusy - this Hemp Mojo is oil-free and the perfect marinade or salad dressing for your next Mexican feast! |

Oil-Free Hemp Mojo

This creamy mojo (marinade) is packed with flavor with none of the guilt! Leave out the oil in favor of the healthy fats in hemp seeds for a healthy way to brighten up your next batch of veggie fajitas or taco salad.
Course Marinade
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword oil-free mojo, vegan marinade, vegan mojo
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 cups
Calories 565kcal
Author Beth Hornback


  • 1 orange (juiced)
  • 1 lime (juiced)
  • 2 cloves of garlic (peeled and roughly chopped)
  • 1 in chipotle pepper adobo
  • 1 Tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup shelled hemp seeds (such as Manitoba Harvest brand)
  • 1/2 cup cilantro leaves and tender stems
  • 1 cup water (3/4 cup if using as a salad dressing)


  • Blend all ingredients until smooth. Use as a marinade for fajitas, or as a salad dressing.


Serving: 64oz | Calories: 565kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 41g | Sodium: 2356mg | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 150IU | Vitamin C: 117.2mg