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Green Tomato Salsa

Salsa is a wonderful thing! It can be enjoyed as a dip with a crispy snack like Nacho Chips , or used as a spread to add taste and juiciness to Tacos , Burritos , Wraps and Rolls .

This is an unusual salsa made with green tomatoes and other standard ingredients like ginger, garlic and green chillies.

The characteristic and unique tanginess of green tomatoes together with these spicy ingredients has a really mouth-watering effect, which kindles your appetite and literally makes you drool.

You can also try other salsa recipes like Mexican Salsa and Mango Salsa .

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Green Tomato Salsa recipe - How to make Green Tomato Salsa

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     1Makes 0.75 cup (11 tbsp )
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  1. Combine all the ingredients in a mixer and blend it till smooth.
  2. Serve as required.

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what is green tomato salsa made of ?

  1. Green tomato salsa is made from 1 cup roughly chopped green tomatoes, 1 tsp chopped green chillies, 1 tsp chopped garlic (lehsun), 2 tbsp chopped coriander (dhania), 1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera) powder and salt to taste. See below image of list of ingredients for green tomato salsa.

how to cut green tomatoes ?

  1. These are green tomatoes. 
  2. Wash them well. 
  3. Dry them and place on a chopping board. 
  4. Cut 1 green tomato into 2 halves vertically using a sharp knife. 
  5. Again cut each piece vertically into 2.
  6. Then cut each piece horizontally into 2. From 1 tomato you will get 8 pieces in all. 
  7. This is 1 cup roughly chopped green tomatoes.

how to make green tomato salsa

  1. To make green tomato salsa recipe | healthy Mexican salsa | easy Indian green tomato salsa, add 1 cup roughly chopped green tomatoes in a small mixer jar. 
  2. Add 1 tsp chopped green chillies. Traditionally fresh jalapenos are used but as they are not easily available we have used green chillies. 
  3. Add 1 tsp chopped garlic (lehsun)
  4. Add 2 tbsp chopped coriander (dhania)
  5. Add 1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera) powder
  6. Add salt to taste. 
  7. Close the lid and blend till coarse. 
  8. Serve green tomato salsa recipe | healthy Mexican salsa | easy Indian green tomato salsa as required.

tips to make green tomato salsa

  1. Use green tomatoes that are firm.
  2. Blend only till coarse to get a nice mouthful.
  3. Garlic gives a great flavour so do add it. 

Nutrient values (Abbrv) per tbsp
Energy4 cal
Protein0.3 g
Carbohydrates0.5 g
Fiber0.1 g
Fat0 g
Cholesterol0.3 mg
Sodium6.8 mg

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Green Tomato Salsa
 on 29 Mar 21 08:21 PM

Where I can buy green tomatoes in India?
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Tarla Dalal    Green tomatoes are available in local market or supermarket where exotic vegetables are sold.
30 Mar 21 02:48 PM
Green Tomato Salsa
 on 21 Apr 18 04:59 AM

Can this salsa be frozen?
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Meera, We have not tried it. You can do that!
23 Apr 18 11:42 AM
Green Salsa
 on 12 Jul 11 02:34 PM

Course, crunchy and goes great with tortillas. Nice subtle sourness to the salsa with a tinge of garlic and pleasant taste of spring onions. Very healthy.The Green Tomato Salsa can be used as an ideal accompaniment for a starter or tossed in large chunks into your tortillas.