Salsa Recipe - A Tomato Salsa Recipe and Salsa verde recipe

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Salsa recipe has got many variations. Salsa means sauce.
This Mexican / Spanish recipe will act like an instant flavor booster to your grilled or baked fish, meat or bread. You can serve it with your appetizers or anything really.

I am listing here 2 recipes.One is a Tomato salsa and the other is salsa verde meaning green sauce.

Enjoy the Latin flavors.

Tomato Salsa Recipe
Ingredients for a Homemade Tomato salsa are...

  • 6-7 Large ripe Plum Tomatoes (skinned, seeded and chopped)
  • 1 red salad Onion (chopped)
  • 1 clove of Garlic (chopped or crushed)
  • 1 cup Fresh Coriander or Parsley (chopped)
  • 2 Tbsp Balsamic vinegar
  • 2 Tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1-2 Jalapeno Peppers (from a jar, chopped)
  • 4-5 Tbsp of Olive oil (extra virgin)
  • 1/2 Tsp of Tabasco sauce (to taste)
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 2-3 Tbsp Capers (drained)
  • 2-3 Pickled Anchovy fillets (chopped / optional)

Mix all the ingredients together and chill in the refrigerator. Serve with grilled meat, vegetables, chicken.......anything really.

Salsa Verde Recipe

Ingredients for Salsa verde are...

  • 200 ml Fish stock
  • 2 Tbsp Olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp dry sherry
  • 3 cloves of Garlic
  • 1 small Onion
  • 2-3 Tbsp of plain flour
  • a big bunch of Parsley/coriander
  • Salt to taste

Blend all the ingredients in a mixer. Pour the puree in a saucepan. Bring it to a boil. Then simmer until thickened.

Salsa verde - Green sauce is ready.

Serve these salsa with crudites, corn cakes, salads or just about anything.


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