Tomatillo Sauce Recipe

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Tomatillo Sauce

Joyce Lowery

By
@jlowery55

I always loved the "green sauce" that my friend, Eva, served with her tamales. This is a combination of items that have been put together from the internet and Lucy Holtzclaw.


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Rating:

Serves:

8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
tomatillos, fresh
2 clove
garlic
2 Tbsp
vegetable oil
2
serrano chile peppers
1/2
onion, finely chopped
salt and pepper, to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Soak tomatillos in bowl of cold water to loosen husks. Drain and peel off husks.
2
Place tomatillos, onions, peppers, and garlic in saucepan with water to cover halfway. Bring to a boil until soft, about 10 minutes. Drain.
3
Transfer mixture to blender and blend to puree.
4
Heat 2 tablespoons vegetable oil (do not substitute) in saucepan over medium heat. Add puree mixture.
5
Season to taste with salt and pepper. Bring to boil and then reduce to simmer for about 5 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Salsas
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Mexican