Salsa Recipes, Tips & Videos

Salsa Recipes, Tips & Videos

Salsa has exceeded ketchup as the number one condiment sold in America. And with that in mind Recipe4Living has put together a few tasty and zesty recipes using salsa as an ingredient. And we haven't forgotten how many ways to make salsa either with a collection of salsa recipes that will have everyone exclaiming Ole!


Fruit Salsa Recipes

Avocado Mango Salsa

This refreshing salsa screams summer - bring it to the family picnic or just enjoy it on the front porch.


2 avocados, cut in 1/4-inch diced

2 mangoes, cut in 1/4-inch diced

Juice of 2 Limes

1/4 C. minced red onion

1 Garlic clove, minced fine

1/4 C. minced cilantro

2 Jalapeno peppers, seeded and minced (optional)

Sea salt to taste

Freshly ground black pepper to taste


In a medium glass bowl (not metal), mix the diced avocado, diced mango, lime juice, jalapenos, onion, garlic, cilantro, salt, and pepper. Store in a covered container in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, but no more than 1 hour before serving. The fruit will begin to "cook" in the lime juice and become soggy.

More Fruit Salsa Recipes

Cherry Salsa

Chipotle Peach Salsa with Cilantro

Watermelon Salsa

Vegetable Salsa Recipes

New Mexican Salsa

This salsa has a complex taste with cumin, cloves, cilantro, and chilies of course.


4-6 long green chilies

2 Jalapeno chilies, chopped

4 tomatoes, chopped

1 medium red onion, chopped

1 clove garlic, minced

2 Tbs. cilantro, minced

2 Tbs. vegetable oil

2 Tbs. fresh lime juice

1 tsp. ground cumin

1/4 tsp. ground cloves


Roast, peel, seed and chop chilies, or substitute 1 can chopped green chilies. Mix all ingredients. Let stand 1 hr. before using.

More Vegetable Salsa Recipes

Chunky Salsa

Black Bean Salsa

Fresh Tomato Salsa

Salsa Appetizer Recipes

Beer-Battered Fried Avocado Wedges with Salsa

This indulgent finger food is sure to be a crowd pleaser!


1 C. lager beer or ale

1 C. all-purpose flour

1-1/2 tsp paprika

2 cloves garlic, chopped finely

2 avocados

Vegetable oil as needed for deep frying

Salt as needed

1 C. purchased salsa


To make beer batter, whisk together beer, flour, paprika, and garlic until well blended. Let stand at least 2 hours. Peel avocados; cut each into 6 wedges. Dredge 6 wedges in reserved beer batter. Deep fry in hot oil until golden about 3 minutes. Repeat with remaining wedges.

Serve 3 wedges with 1/4 C. salsa.

More Salsa Appetizer Recipes

Chicken and Salsa Soup

Salsa Cruda

Salmon in Fillo Tarts with Cucumber-Sesame Salsa

Salsa Main Dishes Recipes

Salsa Swiss Steak

A savory meal that is made in a crockpot. Takes about 8-10 hours to prepare.


2 tsp. oil

1 1/2 lbs. top round steak, cut into 5 pieces

1/2 tsp. salt

1/4 tsp. pepper

1 medium onion - halved and sliced

1/2 medium green pepper - cut into strips

1 can cream of mushroom soup

3/4 C. thick and chunky salsa


Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Sprinkle steak with salt and pepper. Place steak in skillet; cook 4 to 6 minutes or until well browned, turning once. Transfer steak to 4- to 6-quart crockpot. Top with onion and bell pepper. In same skillet, combine soup and salsa; mix well. Pour over vegetables and steak. Cover; cook on low for 8 to 10 hours. Remove steak pieces from crockpot; place on serving platter. Stir sauce well. Serve sauce with steak.

More Salsa Main Dish Recipes

Mahi Mahi with Mango Salsa

Tostados, Refried Beans and Creamy Salsa

Island Chicken with Fruit Salsa

Salsa Hints, Tips & Videos

Great Salsa Recipe Gadgets

Below are just some of the great Product Reviews we've done for you on products that will make your salsa recipes easy to make.

KitchenAid Multi Food Chopper

Microplane Grater/Zester

Cuisinart MM-2M Mini Mate Chopper/Grinder

Pampered Chef Citrus Peeler

Adjustable Measuring Spoon

OXO Mandoline

Zak Designs E-Z-Rol Garlic Peeler

Cutting and baking tortillas for homemade chips video.

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