Versatile Salsa

Cucumber SalsaIn many parts of the country, salsa is some mushy tomato stuff in a jar. In reality, the definition of salsa is a mixture of chopped vegetables (or fruits) that is used as a condiment. I decided to use some of the cucumbers from this week’s box to make a salsa to serve on grilled fish. While the fish was grilling, I was “sampling” the salsa with chips, and it tasted good for that, too! Feel free to adjust the proportions to your taste. Salsa is not an exact science!

Cucumber Salsa
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Ingredients
  • 2 medium tomatoes, chopped
  • 2 medium cucumbers, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, minced
  • ¼ large red onion, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients. Serve over meat, with chips, or any way you usually use salsa.

I put this over grilled salmon and served it with Zucchini with Corn and Cilantro from Health.com.

Happy eating!

Ruth

 

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