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Four-Tomato Salsa Recipe

Four-Tomato Salsa Recipe

A variety of tomatoes, onions and peppers makes this chunky salsa so good. Whenever I try to take a batch to a get-together, it's hard to keep my family from finishing it off first! It's a super snack with tortilla chips or as a relish with meat.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:56 servings

Ingredients

  • 7 plum tomatoes, chopped
  • 7 medium red tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 medium yellow tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 medium orange tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 medium white onion, chopped
  • 1 medium red onion, chopped
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1/2 cup each chopped green, sweet red, orange and yellow pepper
  • 3 pepperoncini, chopped
  • 1/3 cup mild pickled pepper rings, chopped
  • 1/2 cup minced fresh parsley
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon dried chervil
  • Tortilla chips

Directions

  • 1. In a colander, combine the tomatoes and salt. Let drain for 10 minutes.
  • 2. Transfer to a large bowl. Stir in the lime juice, oil, onions, peppers, parsley, cilantro and chervil. Serve with tortilla chips. Refrigerate leftovers for up to 1 week. Yield: 14 cups.
Editor's Note: Look for pepperoncinis (pickled peppers) in the pickle and olive section of your grocery store.

Nutritional Facts

One serving (1/4 cup salsa) equals 16 calories, 1 g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 63 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchange: Free food.

Wine Pairings

Sweet Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.