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Mexican Salsa Sauce

The following is a recipe for a basic red chili sauce made with ancho chilies called by some pasilla chiles see notes.

Mexican salsa sauce. It is a pretty common salsa recipe in mexico and everyone loves it. Simple fresh and easy to make. Salsa is a variety of sauces used as condiments for tacos and other mexican and mexican american foods and as dips for tortilla chipsthey may be raw or cooked and are generally served at room temperature. By far the best mexican restaurant in the area.

Salsa roja or salsa de mesa or salsa mexicana. Use it on just about anything. If youre using tomatillos as the base then youve officially entered green sauce territory ie. Fresh tomatoes not canned star in this recipe.

A winning mexican restaurant style salsa prepared with plum tomatoes onion cilantro and serrano peppers. Ive talked about guacamole recipes in mexican restaurants how there is a basic form of the recipe yet every mexican place does it their own way. Salsa verde is a staple in every mexican kitchen. The easiest version to make is one that uses ingredients that youve already gotten in the habit of.

Salsa ranchera consists of roasted tomatoes jalapenos and worcerstershire sauce combined with a few other ingredients. It is a simple to make versatile salsa. The food is incredible and the real hot sauce is hot and tasty. The basic technique was taught to me by my mexican friend arturo vargas and helped along with notes from diana kennedys from my mexican kitchen.

Jan 25 2009 updated. The main ingredients for a salsa verde are tomatillos and serrano peppers. Salsa roja might sound exotic to gringos but it roughly translates as red sauce a simple nomenclature that includes any salsa made with tomatoes as the base. This recipe for salsa verde is my version of an authentic mexican salsa recipe.

Mild to medium heat packaged in resealable bag by ole rico dried chile peppers 3 pack bundle 12 oz total ancho guajillo and arbol the holy trinity of chiles great for mexican recipes packaged in. This easy homemade salsa roja recipe is the ultimate mexican salsa perfect for tortillas tacos and burritos with tomatoes jalapeno lime juice and more. Dried ancho chiles peppers 425 oz great for mexican recipes sauce paste fresh salsa mild stew meat enchilada sauce and tamales. Salsa verde recipe mexican green sauce published.

Serve as a salsa or sauce. In mexico it is known as salsa roja red sauceor salsa de mesa table sauce. And just like in the us it. Jump to recipe print recipe.

Salsa verde or green sauce. Its great for making enchiladas verdes or for topping carne asada tacoswe also think it is great on eggs. Though the word salsa means any kind of sauce in spanish in english it refers specifically to these mexican table sauces especially to the chunky tomato and chili based pico de gallo. I love making this recipe because it is so simple but it brings so much flavor to almost any dish.

But there are many variations and techniques to make.