Savory? Check. Tangy? Check. A smidge sweet? Check. This well-balanced dressing is inspired by Thai flavor profiles and works with a number of dishes, be it grilled beef salad, splashed on cucumbers as a snack, or as an unique dressing for vegetable slaw.
Combine the garlic and chiles in a bowl. Add lime juice, fish sauce, and sugar and whisk until sugar is dissolved.
Refrigerate for up to 4 days.