Salsa Verde

"This is how I usually make my salsa verde. You might try charring the tomatillos on a comal or dry frying pan instead of boiling them in the water for a roasted flavor. As written, it is a fairly mild salsa, so I recommend adjusting heat to taste. Recipe is from Vegetarian Planet."
 
Salsa Verde created by mommyluvs2cook
Ready In:
20mins
Ingredients:
11
Yields:
3 cups
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directions

  • Bring the water to a boil in a saucepan.
  • Add the tomatillos, and boil them for 3 minutes.
  • Drain the tomatillos, and put them into a blender or food processor.
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the tomatillos.
  • Blend for only a few seconds, leaving the salsa a bit chunky (small pieces of onion and tomatillo would be evident).
  • Store the salsa in a sealed container in the refrigerator until you are ready to serve it.
  • It will keep for 4 days.

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  1. mommyluvs2cook
    This was a fantastic verde sauce!! I didn't measure out the lime, but I only used one because it was pretty juicy, and after tasting, it was enough. I was a little scared of the sugar (which I used coconut sugar) so I backed down to about 1 tsp. but I really do thing the full amount would have been fine. Served it over enchiladas and it was delicious!
     
  2. mommyluvs2cook
    Salsa Verde Created by mommyluvs2cook
  3. Busters friend
    Roasted the tomatillos & 5 partially-seeded jalapenos & made otherwise as directed (excluding the sugar). Out standing! Smoky, mildly tart, fresh tasting with the garlic and the cilantro & diced onion. Definitely a keeper! Thank you cookiedog.
     
  4. Mamas Kitchen Hope
    Really nice salsa verde, Next time I think I will try adding roasted garlic to it bc the smokiness imho will go very well here. Made for Bev Tag! Thanks for sharing a great recipe!
     
  5. AmandaInOz
    This was so tasty! I used 4 jalapeno peppers for a little extra heat. I had to use canned tomatillos, as fresh are a bit scarce around here, but it was still very good. I'll make this often. Thanks cookiedog!
     

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