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Grilled Tomato Salsa

Rated as 3.71 out of 5 Stars

"A fantastic tasting salsa recipe given to me by an extremely close friend. The flavor of roasted tomatoes and spices tastes great with tortilla chips."
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1 h 50 m servings 20
Original recipe yields 16 servings (2 cups)


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  1. Preheat the broiler.
  2. Arrange tomatoes on a medium baking sheet. Checking frequently and turning occasionally, broil tomatoes until darkened, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat and place in a small, sealed container to cool, about 15 to 20 minutes.
  3. Remove and discard tomato skins. Chop tomatoes and place in a medium bowl. Mix in red onion, garlic, red chile peppers, cilantro, olive oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Cover and allow to stand about 1 hour before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 20 calories; 1 2.9 0.6 0 4 Full nutrition

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I am always looking for a good salsa recipe. The tomatoes definitly have to be cooked longer than 5 minutes, and the flavor was really .."blah". Usually a cooked salsa will be mashed or blended....

This is beyond HEAVENLY! I prepare this with every Mexican dish I make. I learned from my mom! I don't use olive oil though...

The taste of a broiled tomato is delicious! You're not going to be able to "chop" your tomatoes once their broiled because they basically turn to mush but don't fret, they're still yummy. If y...

I made the mistake and made it with a jalapeno pepper minus the seeds. VERY BLAND. My grocery store is NOT very diverse, so couldn't find the right pepper.

I love salsa, and this one was awesome! The broiled tomatoes added a great touch, and I did not have any difficulty chopping them. Made a double batch of this for a party, and it was the first t...