Homemade Fresh Salsa: Garden-Inspired Dip
Savor the vibrant flavors of your garden with our exquisite Homemade Fresh Salsa. This garden-inspired dip is a celebration of ripe, juicy tomatoes, crisp bell peppers, zesty onions, and aromatic cilantro, all coming together in a medley of tastes and textures that’s simply irresistible. With every scoop, you’ll be transported to sunlit gardens and the joy of plucking your own ingredients.
- 4 ripe tomatoes, diced
- 1 red onion, finely chopped
- 1 green bell pepper, diced
- 1/2 cup fresh cilantro, minced
- 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and finely chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- Juice of 2 limes
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Start by preparing all the ingredients. Dice the tomatoes, finely chop the red onion, and dice the green bell pepper. Mince the fresh cilantro and finely chop the jalapeno pepper after removing the seeds for a milder heat.
- In a bowl, combine the diced tomatoes, chopped red onion, diced green bell pepper, minced cilantro, chopped jalapeno pepper, and minced garlic.
- Squeeze the fresh lime juice over the mixture. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Gently toss all the ingredients together until well combined.
- Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least an hour to allow the flavors to meld together.
- Give the salsa a final stir before serving. Enjoy with crispy tortilla chips or as a refreshing topping for grilled dishes.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: Approximately 2 cups
A garden-fresh salsa bursting with flavors of ripe tomatoes, bell peppers, and zesty cilantro, perfect for dipping or topping.
Nutrition information: Calories: 25, Total Fat: 0.3g, Sodium: 120mg, Total Carbohydrates: 6g, Dietary Fiber: 1.2g, Sugars: 2.7g, Protein: 1.1g
Savor the freshness of your garden harvest with every bite of this Homemade Fresh Salsa. The mingling of flavors and the burst of colors make it a truly delightful addition to your table. Whether you’re hosting a summer fiesta, a cozy indoor gathering, or simply treating yourself, this garden-inspired dip brings the essence of the outdoors right to your palate. Share the joy and relish in the simplicity of creating a salsa that’s not only delicious but also a heartfelt ode to nature’s bounty.