Simple and Easy Spicy Salsa
Simple and Easy Spicy Salsa. Salsa has become the most popular condiment over the years and when you make it homemade you know what actually goes into it and feel good knowing your family’s eating an all-natural wholesome snack without any fillers or tons of sugar. Homemade salsa is easily made with 6 ingredients, and you can make it in minutes, makes this the perfect appetizer and snack!
Today, we want to share our spicy salsa recipe because it’s an amazingly fresh taste! Then you can make it and enjoy serving it all year long.
Salsa has gained momentum over the years. In fact, it’s become the most popular condiment these days.
So why not make it fresh and homemade?
For this recipe, we decided to make it a simple and spicy salsa just by adding in some chopped jalapeno to give it little heat.
This is a recipe you can easily adjust the amount of heat to your liking, just by adjusting the number of jalapenos you add into the mix.
Our simple and easy spicy salsa has only 6 ingredients and needs only a few minutes of your time to chop the vegetables. Then serve! It is that simple and easy! No need to run out and buy the jar.
Spicy salsa is made with all the fresh ingredients you would expect. Chopped tomatoes, garlic, onion, fresh cilantro, jalapeno, and lime juice are all combined in one bowl and then chilled before serving with your favorite chips.
No need to add any salt or sugar (at least I didn’t need to), the sweetness from the juicy tomatoes along with the juice from the lime combined with fresh cilantro gives this salsa a lot of flavors.
Homemade salsa always tastes better when you make it yourself; it’s fresh-tasting, very light and makes a healthy snack for the whole family to enjoy!
Homemade salsa always tastes better when you make it yourself; it’s fresh-tasting, very light, and makes a healthy snack for the whole family to enjoy!
Fresh salsa also stays fresh for days in the fridge.
You can make a variety of different flavored salsas. They don’t always have to be tomato-based. You can make your own variations using chopped veggies.
Try adding in some fresh chopped mangos, green peppers, and even avocados into the mix. Just serve this simple and easy spicy salsa with your favorite tortilla chips.
It’s fun making fresh salsa, we enjoy making it all year long! We hope you will too!
Also, try our Chunky Avocado Salsa or our Fresh Orange Avocado Salsa!
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Yield: 2.5 cups
Simple and Easy Spicy Salsa
Simple and Easy Spicy Salsa is an all-natural wholesome snack food without any fillers or tons of sugar. Homemade salsa is easily made with 6 ingredients, and you can make it in minutes! Perfect appetizer or snack for family and friends!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
- 1 pound small tomatoes on the vine- finely chopped
- 2 to 3 Tbsp. chopped fresh cilantro
- 2 large garlic cloves- minced
- 1 small jalapeno, (or 8 to 10 slices from the jar)- finely chopped
- 1 small onion (1/4 cup) - finely chopped
- 1 small lime- juiced
- In a mixing bowl, add all the ingredients. Mix to combine well.
- Chill for at least one hour before serving. Stays fresh in the refrigerator for 4 to 5 days.
- Yields: 2.5 cups
This is a perfect, classic salsa – which I could eat on anything from scrambled eggs to roast beef! The photos are so pretty and the first dish looks like a flower with the chips all round the colorful salsa. Have a wonderful Mother's Day ladies!
Homemade salsa is so good! Yours looks so bright and delicious.
Fresh salsa is always the best- yours looks great! 🙂
Thank you! Once you taste the freshness, you never go back to the jar salsa we used to buy.
SO fresh and delicious looking! I love fresh salsa and yours looks perfect!