Top Five Salsa Recipes

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Looking for the top five salsa recipes? The best homemade salsa recipes are listed here. Get classic tomato salsa, corn, black bean, mango, and more. Grab your favorite chips and take the dive into homemade freshness! These Top Five Salsa Recipes are the most requested at my functions and they pair nicely with chicken, fish, pork or simply eat with your favorite corn chip.

The top 5 salsa recipes are as follows:

Top Five salsa recipes

Classic Salsa Recipe

Smooth Tomato Salsa

Black Bean

Mango Salsa

Roasted Corn Salsa

Classic Tomato Salsa Recipe

Prep Time: 1 hour, 10 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour, 10 minutes

Yield: 10 servings

Classic Tomato Salsa Recipe

This fresh classic tomato salsa recipe is made with ripe tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, chopped onion, garlic, cilantro, olive oil and lime juice


  • 3 large ripe tomatoes, diced
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 1 small green bell pepper, seeds and veins removed, finely chopped
  • 1 clove fresh garlic, minced
  • 1 jalepeno, seeded, deveined and finely minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Fresh lime juice from one small lime or 1/2 of larger lime
  • 2/3 cup chopped cilantro
  • Sprinkle of kosher salt
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper


  1. Cut tomatoes first, place in a colander and sprinkle with kosher salt. Allow to drain for 10 minutes
  2. Combine all ingredients in a food processor and pulse a few times. The longer you pulse the less chunky it will be.
  3. Cover with plastic wrap and allow to chill for at least one hour before serving.

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  1. […] used the Magic Bullet as a blender to make minced garlic in this salsa […]

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