Salsa Verde

Salsa Verde Recipe

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Patrick Johnson


This simple salsa is excellent with corn tortilla chips, on fajitas or even as a zesty addition to a bowl of your favorite soup.

While the heat index is surprisingly low compared to what you might think, it is not for the faint of heart.


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 Min
15 Min
Food Processor


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3 lb
fresh jalapenos, stems removed
3 Tbsp
garlic powder
3/4 Tbsp
1/2 bunch
limes, juiced
salt and freshly ground pepper

How to Make Salsa Verde


  • 1Boil jalapenos in large pot until soft, approximately 15 minutes
  • 2Transfer soft jalapenos to food processor with approximately 1 cup of water from pot and process 3 minutes until mixture is very smooth
  • 3Add galic powder, cumin, lime juice, cilantro and lime and process for another 30 seconds
  • 4Add salt and pepper to taste

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About Salsa Verde

Course/Dish: Salsas
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican
Hashtag: #JALAPENO

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