A must-have in your refrigerator – this tomatillo salsa recipe is so easy and flavorful that you’ll wonder why you haven’t always been making it!
- 10 tomatillos
- 1 jalapeño, stemmed, seeded and ribs removed (keep ribs and seeds if you want it hotter)
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1 bunch cilantro
- salt and pepper to taste
- Remove the husks from the tomatillos and rinse. Place the tomatillos and the jalapeño in a pan and cover with water. Place over medium-high heat and boil until the tomatillos are fully cooked and are a dull olive green color, about 10 minutes.
- Strain the mixture, then place the tomatillos and jalapeño in a food processor. Add the garlic and cilantro and process until smooth. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
very slightly adapted from Vegetables: Recipes and Techniques from the World’s Premier Culinary College