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Authentic Mexican Salsa Verde

This is the most delicious salsa verde recipe ever and it is easy to make. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: authentic salsa, mexican, salsa verde
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 18kcal


  • 5 Tomatillos
  • 1/4 - 1/2 bunch fresh Cilantro finely chopped
  • 2 Cloves of Garlic
  • 1/4 Onion
  • Jalapenos 1-3 depending on how spicy you want it
  • Salt to taste
  • Olive Oil


  • Slowly saute the tomatillos, the onion, and the jalapenos in a preheated frying pan with some olive oil for 5 minutes.
  • After 5 minutes, add the garlic cloves and continue cooking until the tomatillos are slightly browned.
  • Remove from the heat and blend the ingredients with the cilantro and salt in a blender.
  • If you want a thinner consistency, add a small amount of water.


Calories: 18kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Potassium: 123mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 50IU | Vitamin C: 5.9mg | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 0.3mg
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