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Fresh Tomato Salsa

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Perfect for any Super Bowl party. This fresh tomato salsa recipe is made with ripe tomatoes, jalapeno peppers or serrano chile peppers, chopped onion, hot sauce, cilantro, and lime juice. A delicious salsa made from scratch.

What You Need:
(Makes: 3-4 cups)

4 large tomatoes, diced
1 small Vidalia or red onion, diced
1 handful of Cilantro, chopped
1-2 fresh jalapenos or serrano chile peppers* (with or without seeds), diced
A few dashes of hot sauce (optional)
1-2 tablespoons of Lime juice
A dash of black pepper
Salt to taste

What to Do:
In a large bowl add the tomatoes, onion, cilantro, jalapenos or serrano’s, hot sauce, lime juice, black pepper and salt.

STEP 2) Mix the ingredients well and then give the salsa a taste; add more of any ingredients needed. Let the salsa sit for an hour for the flavors to combine.

STEP 3) Enjoy!

*Note: Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.



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