Basic Salsa

  • 1 Whole clove garlic
  • 1/4 cup Minced flat leaf parsley,
  • 1 lbs Ripe plum tomatoes, cored,
  • 1/2 tsp groundand finely diced, peeled
  • 1 Tbsp Lime juice
  • 1/2 sm Red onion, finely chopped
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 cup Minced fresh coriander image placeholder

Drop the garlic into a small saucepan of boiling water. Let boil,uncovered, over moderate heat for 2 minutes. Drain well, then mince.

Place the minced garlic in a medium sized bowl and mix in the tomatoes, onion, coriander, lime juice, and salt. Cover with plastic food wrap and let stand at room temperature for 1 hour.

Transfer the mixture to a 1 quart preserving jar. Keeps in the refrigerator for 10 days.

RED HOT SALSA: Increase the garlic to 2 cloves, the lime juice to 1-1/2 tbsp, and add 1 tbsp chopped jalapeños pepper and 1/4 tsp red pepper sauce. Proceed as directed.

Servings: 2-1/3 cups
Submitted by: Recipe Group Member
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