Salsa Verde
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If you like Mexican cuisine, you will love this Salsa Verde recipe!. This green sauce is frequently used as a dip for tortilla chips and served with tacos, grilled pork, grilled meats and even fish!
Recipe type: Salsa
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 5
  • ¼ cup distilled white vinegar
  • 2 jalapenos or 1 serrano chile, roughly chopped (seeds too, if you can take the heat)
  • 4 whole garlic cloves, peeled
  • 4 dried bay leaves, crumbled
  • ½ cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
  • ½ cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh oregano
  • 1 cup olive oil
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  1. Combine the vinegar, jalapenos, garlic and bay leaves in the blender jar and puree until smooth. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve into a bowl or a Molcajete. Stir in the herbs. Pour the olive oil in slowly and steadily, whisking the whole time. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Salsa verde