5-ingredient California salsa

5-ingredient California salsa

5-ingredient California salsa

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Fresh, mild, salsa that's easy, healthy and quick.

Cilantro, Jalapeno, Lime, Onion, Tomatoes,


  • roma tomatoes - 6 whole
  • yellow onion - 1/2 whole
  • jalapeno - 1 whole, seeded
  • cilantro (fresh) - 1/2 cup (25 g)
  • lime - 1 whole, peeled
  • salt - 1 tsp. (6 g) or more to taste



  1. Seed the jalapeno.
  2. Peel the lime.
  3. Cut all ingredients into quarters.


  1. Add everything except four of the tomatoes.
  2. Blend on variable speed five for 15 seconds. (Use the tamper to get everything started, if necessary.)
  3. Stop blending.
  4. Add final four tomatoes to the container.
  5. Blend on variable speed 2 for 5 seconds.

Complement this with a batch of our famous queso and have a lovely fiesta.

Useful tips for 5-ingredient California salsa

Blend in two phases. Use the second phase to get the varying consistency and larger slices of tomato.