Roasted tomato salsa

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Spicy, smoky and tasty. This sauce is perfect with fries, sandwiches, and crunchy snacks. A healthy homemade version of a tex-mex store bought salsa.


Roasted tomato salsa
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Ingredients

For 1 Batch(es)

Ingredients

  • 500 g of small tomatoes (I used Piccadilly tomatoes)
  • 1 red onion
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 chili pepper to taste
  • 1 tbsp (or more) lime or lemon juice
  • 1 tsp salt

Roasted tomato salsa Directions

  1. Wash the tomatoes. Cut them in half and with a teaspoon remove the seeds. Place the tomatoes (skin up) along with with garlic and coarsely chopped onion, on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.

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  2. Preheat the broiler in your oven. Broil the tomatoes (insert the pan directly under the broiler) until the skins begin to blacken (about 5 - 7 minutes).

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  3. Transfer the vegetables into a blender, add salt and fresh chili peper to taste, then blend into a smooth puree. Transfer in a heatproof bowl and let cool down at room temperature.

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  4. Add the lime juice, taste, and season with more salt or lime juice if needed. Store in refrigerator for up to 4 days.

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Nutrition facts

(diet, vegetarian, gluten free, lactose free)
Per Serving

Reviews

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Thursday, 10 November 2016
Love this salsa! It was so easy to make and I like that you can control the spice. Can't wait to m...
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- KellyF

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