Avocado Tomatillo Salsa Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Avocado Tomatillo Salsa Recipe
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How to Make Avocado Tomatillo Salsa
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  • READY IN 15 mins

Avocado Tomatillo Salsa

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"This spectacularly simple green sauce may be the perfect summer condiment. It requires no cooking, only takes 10 to 15 minutes to make, looks gorgeous, and tastes amazing with anything grilled and most things that aren't. Spoon over grilled pork tacos, grilled meats, or serve with chips."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Place tomatillos into a food processor. Add serrano pepper, avocado, cilantro, and lime juice. Season with salt to taste. Process until smooth; adjust seasoning. Transfer to a serving bowl.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Notes:
  • If you can't find fresh, you can use canned tomatillos in a pinch.
  • Wear gloves to handle serrano pepper.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jul 02, 2014

This was a good recipe. It needs something though. Next time I will try an onion and some garlic. Very quick, little prep, a must try.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Feb 21, 2014

I'm sorry but I didn't have the same excitement for this salsa as the others did. I will say it does taste better by itself then with chips. This might be good on tacos or used as a sauce on meats for us, other than a salsa for chips. Has too much tang, maybe too much lime.

 
Jul 21, 2013

Holy mackerel delicious. I made it from the video, so there were no measurements yet - and I don't think there's a way to mess this up. I am trying to avoid eating the entire batch now before I use it on dinner. It's highly acidic, but amazingly fresh tasting and creamy. I will be making this regularly.

 
Jun 27, 2014

Loved it ,,, so easy to make.. very tasty

 
Dec 10, 2014

So good! I doubled the recipe and added a clove of garlic. Used it to spice up leftover turkey tacos. It's easy to make and scrumptious. I used it again in the morning on my eggs.

 
Dec 02, 2014

This comes out to be tasting like a variant of guacamole, more than a salsa. Overall really tasty though!

 
Jun 05, 2014

I Love this recipe. Nice change from regular salsa. I added a little onion and some garlic. I didn't have Serrano peppers so I used jalapenos instead.

 
May 09, 2014

This is a very yummy recipe I added garlic and so good we use it on everything

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 87 kcal
  • 4%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 6.4 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 7.3 g
  • 11%
  • Fiber
  • 4 g
  • 16%
  • Protein
  • 1.3 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 69 mg
  • 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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