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Tomatillo-Tomato Salsa
Tomatillo-Tomato Salsa

Category: Spread/Dip/Salsa | Serves: 5

(87 ratings)

Nutrition Information:
Calories: 54
Protein: 2 g
Carbs: 11 g
Fat: 1 g
Saturated Fat: 0 g
Sodium: 7 mg
Fiber: 3 g

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Tomatillo Salsa or Salsa Verde brings a refreshing taste to Mexican dishes, shrimp, chicken or pork and of course, is great with baked chips!
12 tomatillos, husks removed
4 serrano or jalapeno peppers, finely chopped (seeded if desired)
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 tablespoon lime juice
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
1 clove garlic, minced
1 large tomato, seeded and chopped
1 Place tomatillos in a saucepan, cover with water and bring to a boil. Cook about 15 minutes or until tender.
2 Place tomatillos, peppers, lime juice and garlic in a food processor or blender and process until smooth. Add onion and cilantro and pulse a few times.
3 Pour into a bowl and stir in tomatoes. Goes well with tacos, black beans and low-fat quesadillas!
4 Yield: 2-3 cups. Serving Size: 1/2 cup.

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