Tuesday, June 09, 2009

Salsa: fresh from the garden

Disclaimer: I haven't made this yet. I found it in our wellness newsletter and decided to copy it for my collection. I didn't plan cilantro, but I can buy some at the farm market. I did plant green bell peppers, jalapeno chili peppers, and (of course) tomatoes. We always have onion in the produce drawer.

The best part is the last line: "Modify to your liking!" As always, I welcome your suggestions. Avocado, perhaps? Black beans? Bring it on, bloggy friends!

Fresh Salsa
Ingredients:
2 Ripe Tomatoes (diced)
2 Green Bell Peppers (diced)
1 White Onion (diced)
Fresh Cilantro
1 Tablespoon Lemon Juice
1 Jalapeno Chili Pepper (diced)

Combine all ingredients and chill in the refrigerator. Modify the ingredients to your liking!

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7 Comments:

Anonymous Average Jane said...

That sounds a lot like my salsa recipe, except that I don't use green pepper and I add some cumin powder. It's delicious!

6/09/2009 7:16 AM  
Blogger MUD said...

Lime juice and a little salt. Have you tried to make a sweet salsa? We do one with mangos and asian pears. MUD

6/09/2009 7:31 AM  
Blogger Green Girl in Wisconsin said...

I cannot wait for salsa season!

6/09/2009 7:39 AM  
Blogger Earth Muffin said...

Mmm...black beans, definitely, and maybe some corn. The cilantro would be great!

6/09/2009 7:56 AM  
Blogger Carrie @ Cottage Cozy said...

Thanks for stopping by to visit. I always love to meet new blogging friends!

The salsa sounds yummy...I love salsa...it's the chips that will get you..haha

Stay Cozy, Carrie

6/09/2009 1:42 PM  
Blogger Shari said...

I'd add black beans and red pepper, reducing the green pepper. Yummmmmm...

6/09/2009 8:19 PM  
Blogger Minnesota Matron said...

Num! This officially goes in the Matron's recipe box!

6/10/2009 10:34 AM  

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