Fresh Tomato Salsa

There are various recipes to prepare salsa but the fresh tomato Salsa is a necessary accomplishment for Mexican tacos, tostadas and various Mexican dishes. Salsa Fresca as this salsa is usually called is easy to make especially because it requires no cooking.


Prep time: 10 min | Cooking time: 0 min | Serves: 2

  • 3-4 medium sized fresh tomatoes, finely chopped
  • 1 red onion, finely chopped
  • 1 jalapeño chili pepper / green chillies(stems, ribs, seeds removed), finely chopped
  • 1 red chili flakes
  • Juice of one lime
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • oregano and or cumin to taste (optional)
  1. Mix all the ingredients together in a medium sized bowl.
  2. Cover the bowl with a lid and shake the mixture for 2-3 minutes to make sure all the ingredients blend in each other well.
  3. Allow it to sit for ½ hour before serving.

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