Socko's Salsa

Lynn Socko


I LOVE salsa's. Red, green, brown, LOVE them!! This salsa has a little of everything, roasted veggies, fresh veggies, canned veggie and re-hydrated chilies, and many layers of flavors.


★★★★★ 1 vote

1- 1 1/2 c.
1 Hr
15 Min


  • 2
    new mexico dried chilies (level of heat is opt)
  • 15 oz
    canned diced tomatoes
  • 1 small
    jalapeno, roasted
  • 3 clove
    garlic, roasted
  • 1/2 large
    sweet onion, quartered and roasted
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    cilantro, fresh
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    mexican oregano
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/8 tsp
    coarse sea salt, opt

How to Make Socko's Salsa


  1. Place dried peppers, garlic with skin on, quartered onion and on a baking sheet. Drizzle a little olive oil over everything but the dried peppers. Bake 400° for about 15 min. REMOVE DRIED PEPPERS AFTER 4-5 MIN. VERY IMPORTANT!
  2. Remove the stem and seeds from the dried peppers and place in a bowl of hot water with a lid and allow to soak for at least one hour.
  3. When your ready to make your salsa, place diced tomatoes, cumin and oregano in a small bowl, cover with a saucer to avoid splattering, and micro for 5 min.
  4. Place tomatoes, dried peppers and roasted veggies, fresh cilantro and jalapeno in a blender. Add black pepper, salt opt. Puree.

Printable Recipe Card

About Socko's Salsa

Course/Dish: Salsas
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy
Hashtag: #spicy

Show 8 Comments & Reviews

15 Non-tomato Salsa Recipes

15 Non-Tomato Salsa Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Y’all, we love salsa. We truly never know when to stop eating it (usually when the chips run out we realize what we've done). However, sometimes we are ready to...

Dive Into The Weekend With A Pool Party

Dive Into the Weekend With a Pool Party

Kitchen Crew

Whether you're lucky enough to have a pool in your backyard, belong to a community pool or own a kiddie pool (don't judge, they work wonders on a hot day...

23 Sensational Salsa Recipes

23 Sensational Salsa Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Spice up your entertaining with one of these 23 sensational salsa recipes.