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easy salsa for the weekend

salsa-title4-e1407661833771Is it just me, or does it seem like the weekends approach more quickly during the summer months?

Families and friends are getting together more and more often, and that means appetizers! Here’s my fun and easy homemade salsa recipe that only takes a few minutes, but will soon become a family favorite…just add chips!

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  • 1 tomato, diced
  • 1/2 medium onion, sliced
  • 1 green chili, chopped
  • 3 tbsp tomato sauce
  • 1 tsp vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp red chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • cilantro (optional)


  1. Add the ingredients one by one into a blender, and blend on Low. Check every few seconds for desired chunkiness. Use a spoon if necessary to stir ingredients to ensure uniform blending.
  2. When desired thickness is achieved, pour into bowl and refrigerate for 20-30 minutes until chilled.
  3. Garnish with cilantro. Serve with white or yellow corn tortilla chips.




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