Did you know that salsa simply means “sauce” in Spanish? Salsa is a major player in Mexican and Tex-Mex cooking, giving spicy, fresh taste and a colorful presentation to foods. In this video, you’ll learn about the simple fresh ingredients that go into classic salsas, and also see how salsa swings in tasty variations that include roasted tomato or tomatillo salsas and fruity salsas. It’s a must with tortilla chips and nachos, of course, but salsas also add flavor to eggs, grilled meats, fish, and more. Watch the video, then see our complete collection of salsa recipes.