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Fresh Salsa Dip

 Fresh Salsa Dip
I grew up in Southern California, so Mexican food has always been one of my favorites. This salsa is extremely mild, so it's a good choice if you're trying Mexican food for the first time. It's also tasty over baked whitefish or sole.
24 ServingsPrep: 10 min. + chilling


  • 2 cans (4 ounces each) chopped ripe olives
  • 2 cans (4 ounces each) minced green chilies
  • 3 finely chopped green onions, tops included
  • 3 to 4 firm red tomatoes, finely cubed
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons vinegar and oil dressing or bottled Italian dressing
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • Corn chips


  • In a large bowl, combine the olives, chilies, onions, tomatoes and
  • dressing. Chill overnight. Top with cilantro; toss gently. Serve
  • with corn chips. Yield: about 6 cups salsa.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1/4 cup) equals 15 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 83 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.
Wine: Sweet Red Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.