Instructables: exploring - food - salsa - featured Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:39:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Molecular Nacho Cheese Sauce
Molecular Nacho Cheese Sauce - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas Molecular Gastronomy is the science of cooking. With just a few simple ingredients, you can transform your favorite cheese into a creamy delicious nacho sauce. The whole process takes less than five minutes. The secret ingredient for this nacho cheese sauce is Sodium Citrate, a commonly used ingredi...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:23:28 PDT
3 Herb Tortilla Chips
3 Herb Tortilla Chips - More DIY How To Projects]]> Edd Black My 3 Herb Healing Tortilla Chips were my first and most popular style of chip that kicked off my just for fun home based 'business', FriendChip and I would love to share my recipe with everyone and hope it brings you as much joy as it has me. ** Prep and baking time is under an hour and the chips st...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:45:42 PST
How to Make Pumpkin Seed Salsa
How to Make Pumpkin Seed Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> Daniel_Fish Want to impress your friends or family with a delicious and healthy treat? This unique recipe is perfect for sharing with others, and allows you to show off your creative side. The small number of ingredients keeps this recipe simple, and can easily be made in under an hour by anyone old enough to c...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:50:11 PST
Blackened Hot Savce
Blackened Hot Savce - More DIY How To Projects]]> KVLT This Hot sauce is pretty mild and has a smoky flavor imparted to it by the Morita Chiles (smoked jalapeños). I trade these salsas with likeminded friends and other hot sauce heads. Some of my contacts are in New Jersey and we send 4oz jars of our creations back and forth across the country.Enjoy! ...

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:42:55 PDT
Summer Watermelon Salsa
Summer Watermelon Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> liquid_fire243 This salsa is so light, and easy to make. It goes well with lots of summery foods, but it's great with just chips! Ingredients 2 c. seed-free watermelon, cubed2 tbsp finely chopped onion3 tbsp finely chopped hatch chile1 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1/4 tsp garlic powder1 pinch salt2 tbsp chopped cherv...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 20:20:41 PDT
DIY Magic Bullet
DIY Magic Bullet - More DIY How To Projects]]> minecraft64 You can easily turn your blender into a Magic Bullet and create awesome smoothies, sauces, salad dressings, marinades, salsa, baby food and even whip cream! The possibilities are endless. All you need is a blender and a standard mason jar. Wide mouth jars won't work with this hack because the base o...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:31:38 PDT
Hot Pepper Preservation
Hot Pepper Preservation - More DIY How To Projects]]> Steamcrunk I grew way too many peppers! Must. Preserve.I realize this is a very basic Instructables, but many people are unfamiliar with food dehydrating, so this is a very basic lesson in operating one for preserving your garden harvest. I like to save hot peppers from my garden each year to use in a variet...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:30:56 PDT
Watermelon Chervil Salsa
Watermelon Chervil Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> pipskice This recipe is a delicious blend of both hot and sweet ingredients which work together in harmony to create a taste sensation. Watermelon Chervil Salsa can be served with tortilla chips or dolloped on top of chicken or fish and is guaranteed to treat your taste-buds. INGREDIENTS - 3 cups chopped ...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:13:00 PDT
Spiked Salsa
Spiked Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paige Russell The summer season is upon us and that's all the excuse I needed to try jazzing up a classic party snack = Drunken Salsa!I used fresh (local when possible) ingredients with Espolon 100% agave tequila to create this deliciously boozy dip. Recipe 3 cups chopped tomatoes1/2 cup chopped green bell pe...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:00:55 PDT
Spicy Salmon with Avocado Cilantro Salsa
Spicy Salmon with Avocado Cilantro Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> ndfarrell This dish takes very little time to put together, but tastes like you spent all day in the kitchen! We serve it with sides of rice and black beans, and even my kids love this dinner. Ingredients:2-3 pounds salmon, cut into serving-size pieces2 Tbsp olive oil1 tsp kosher salt1/2 tsp pepper1/2 tsp gar...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:36:34 PDT
Salsa Verde (green Salsa)
Salsa Verde (green Salsa) - More DIY How To Projects]]> desertsniper Have you ever been to been to your favorite mexican food establishment and said, "I Want to know how they make that awesome green sauce!?" Well this my friend is for you! Enjoy and please vote! Ingredients And Cookware Ingredients: 8-12Tamatio (green tomato) 1/8th onion 1/2 lemon 1/2 lime 1 garl...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:10:26 PDT
Home Made Salsa Recipe
Home Made Salsa Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunshiine I was delighted when my son-law-law brought home a salsa recipe from work that he likes because, I entered it into the Mexican food contest. He made it a few times and I decided to tweak it using fresh produce instead of so many canned ingredients. My daughter and I made it this way instead. It was ...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:04:40 PDT
BOOM! CALZONES! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Notesdoublesharp I mean, we're talking about some serious flavor. Hi there! Are you sitting awake in Brooklyn at three o’clock in the morning in the middle of the week wondering what the best conceivable snack for any occasion imaginable might be? Well, fear not, brave travelers, because today I introduce to you ...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:40:25 PST
Blackeye Pea Salsa
Blackeye Pea Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobcatsteph3 I don't necessarily think of myself as superstitious, yet, given my health situation, these days I'll try almost anything to hedge my bets against the universe. I'd heard for quite a few years (forgive me Southerners, I'm from the Midwest) that eating blackeye(d) peas on New Year's Day is thought to...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 10:59:50 PST
Tomato salsa nadialtbr My son likes his salsa cooked. My husband likes it raw. What's a girl got to do? mix them up of course! Ingredients: - 2 pints of grape tomatoes (or 6 large tomatoes) - 1 large onion - 1 lime - 3 garlic cloves - Some cilantro - Salt and black pepper - Cumin, chili powder, paprika - Olive oil In a ...
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Sat, 20 Jul 2013 10:20:12 PDT
Impossibly Easy Carnitas Tacos
Impossibly Easy Carnitas Tacos - More DIY How To Projects]]> supereric Let's have a taco party!  I'm going to show you how to make pretty much fool-proof carnitas tacos. They're impossibly easy to make, and they're perfect for a casual party, an outdoor picnic, or even while you're out car camping. You'll be the hit of the party, and it's not even hard to do.  A note...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:50:39 PDT
The Best Guacamole. Ever.
The Best Guacamole. Ever. - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunFlow3r Hey Guys! Introducing the best recipe, ever, for guacamole.  The secret is green salsa instead of red.  Yum! Ingrediants Heres what you need: green salsa half an avocado a fork a knife a bowl Preparing the Avocado Well, as avocados don't come naturally split in half, tak...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:34:36 PST
Canning Tomatoes scoochmaroo "Canning Tomatoes" is a collection of step-by-step instructions featuring 12 fantastic recipes for canning tomatoes!  Learn everything from the basics of canning to zesty salsa recipes and chutneys.  All projects come from, are written by tomato loving experts, and have pictures fo...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2011 12:10:35 PDT
Easy Tomato Recipes scoochmaroo When summer gives you tomatoes, we give you "Easy Tomato Recipes."  With over 20 recipes including everything from salsa to sauces to roasting and freezing your bumper crop, we've got you covered.  All recipes come from with complete step-by-step instructions and pictures so you ca...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2011 13:44:09 PDT
Chicken Flautas or Enchiladas: Choose Your Own Adventure
Chicken Flautas or Enchiladas: Choose Your Own Adventure - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheBaldFish Today we will be making two similar and simple dishes made literally from things we had lying around.  Personally my fiance and I love Mexican and Southwest flavors.  She being from Texas likely has a large influence on this, as well as my propensity to eat whatever is prepared for me... These dish...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 17:21:36 PDT
Nachos Frutales
Nachos Frutales - More DIY How To Projects]]> asirap Nachos frutales is a fun, healthy, and customizable spin on nachos. It works equally well as a snack for an individual fruit fan or a whole party of fruitophiles. Acquire Nacho Chips You have two options for getting chips. Yay, options! The first is just to buy the chips. Normal tortilla chips w...
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 17:30:53 PDT
Fresh Fruit Salsa
Fresh Fruit Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> slylee When it comes to snack food, salsa is as iconic as apple pie is american.  Fresh fruit salsa is a quick, easy, healthy, and tasty spin off the traditional tomato salsa. We always have some kind of fruit in bloom around my house-usually too much- so we do a lot of canning and freezing. This year we...
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Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:37:11 PDT
Pico De Gallo (Peeko-Day-Guy-o)
Pico De Gallo (Peeko-Day-Guy-o) - More DIY How To Projects]]> zurichko Pico de gallo is so simple, it's awesome.  In my house growing up, it was meant to compliment, not overpower the meal you were eating.  Some might call it a salsa but it's chunky not saucy.   It's great with just about anything but we just break out the chips and dig in. Ingredients - 2 medium si...
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Sat, 29 Jan 2011 15:48:24 PST
Making Salsa Fuego!
Making Salsa Fuego! - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheBaldFish If you have ever been to Texas, you may have seen this spicy, smokey salsa.  My fiance, having moved from Texas misses her Tex-Mex and treats me to the dishes of her childhood often.  Its pretty simple and, onions being the exception, we grew everything ourselves in pots and such.  However the ingre...
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 18:24:14 PDT
Blender Salsa
Blender Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftknowitall I like salsa, my Hubby doesn’t.  I eat a lot of salsa, my Hubby doesn’t.  So here is the salsa that I make for my salsa and chip snacks.  Be warned, it is only a little, tiny bit spicy. Supplies: A blender A can opener A chef’s knife 2- 14.5 oz. cans of tomatoes ($.85 each) 1- 4 oz. ca...
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Wed, 2 May 2012 19:14:51 PDT
MEXICAN GASHOUSE EGGS - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hanniejanie These are really simple to make and they add variety to your morning.   ingredients needed Olive oil 1 tortilla, corn or flour 1 egg Salt & pepper to taste Salsa Grated cheese Skillet  Step 2 Turn on the broiler. Heat a skillet on medium. Lightly brush the skillet with olive oil, also both s...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 09:57:16 PDT
Easy Chipotle Hot Sauce and Dip
Easy Chipotle Hot Sauce and Dip - More DIY How To Projects]]> LongToe Here's a simple way to make your own hot sauce. This chipotle sauce is hot but not super hot, smoky, and quite good. You can store a bottle in the refrigerator for a long time. Ingredients Grab a can of chipotle peppers in adobo sauce. It should be in the Mexican food aisle of your grocery store....
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Sat, 28 Jan 2012 07:19:50 PST
Salsa hack
Salsa hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> l8nite Salsa and picante sauce have been giving ketchup a run for the money for awhile now. Even when you could buy HOT salsa it wasn't really hot (IMO) but at least locally it can be difficult to find anymore. Usually I just add some habanero hot sauce to the jar, mix and eat but sometimes that's just not...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 17:43:21 PST
Feisty Hot Fudge Sauce bajablue Chipotle Chiles and Chocolate Fudge in perfect unison! Ingredients: 1- 14oz can Sweetened Condensed Milk 3/4 cup Semi-sweet Chocolate chips 1 Tablespoon Unsweetened Cocoa powder 1 teaspoon Instant Coffee 2 Tablespoons Butter  1-4 teaspoons Chipotle Chiles in Adobo- minced* ...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2012 11:26:46 PST
Over 28 oz of fantastic salsa for about $2.99 in 5 minutes
Over 28 oz of fantastic salsa for about $2.99 in 5 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> batman44 I struggle with store bought salsa. It's often tastes very salty (loaded with sodium), contains preservatives... and I wonder often what's in it! Here's a quick and easy way to make great tasting salsa far cheaper and healthier than you can get in the store. My kids love this too and help me make ...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 06:44:13 PST
Cranberry Salsa ROCKS!
Cranberry Salsa ROCKS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> SparkyGage Welcome to Cooking with Geeks! First off, let me say Cranberry Salsa is AWESOME!  If you want something fast, easy and different for a holiday party, snack, or an easy homemade gift, try this out.  For this recipe, you will need: 1 12oz bag of fresh or frozen cranberries 1 Jalapeno, w/o seeds and...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 23:51:07 PST
How to Make Easy, Restaurant Style Salsa...
How to Make Easy, Restaurant Style Salsa... - More DIY How To Projects]]> WUVIE Over the years, I've tried many types of salsa. With today's busy lifestyles, canned salsa soon found a place on the grocery list. Each time I found a salsa I could live with, it was eventually discontinued. Fresh salsa was fine, but always seemed to lack that 'oomph' I was looking for. This is a q...

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Sun, 27 Nov 2011 15:13:08 PST
The Quick, Fast, Rapid, Yummy-In-Your-Tummy Salsa
The Quick, Fast, Rapid, Yummy-In-Your-Tummy Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> Chicken Girl This summer we had an abundance of tomatoes.  When we had the threat of our first freeze my husband and I spent the evening out in the cold, cold rain picking tomatoes.  Bags and bag and bags.  What to do, oh, what to do with all these tomatoes?!  We canned, stewed and diced them.  A meal did not go...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 17:56:28 PST
THIS IS SALSA!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> bmelton1 I was wandering around one day both bored and hungry. Not a good combination to be if you are a large person who happens to be on a tight budget. I looked at the possibilities and there were many. I settled on chips and salsa. $6.99 for a jug of salsa!!! Are you serious? I thought to myself, "self. ...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 19:42:12 PDT
Convert Messy Tradition Football Viewing Snacks (Chili, BBQ, etc.) into Neat, Hand Held Appetizers!
Convert Messy Tradition Football Viewing Snacks (Chili, BBQ, etc.) into Neat, Hand Held Appetizers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> technoplastique If Valentine's Day was invented by the greeting card industry then Super Bowl Parties were invented by the stain removal and furniture industries.  Come on, you invite over a bunch of people, encourage them to consume alcohol and get excited about a sporting event, then hand them something like chil...
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Sat, 5 Feb 2011 18:39:05 PST
Taco Pizza!
Taco Pizza! - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink Tacos and pizza together at last. It's a beautiful thing. All the standard taco toppings on a pizza, customized to your tastes... delicious as it is bad for you. So you should probably share so you don't eat it all yourself. :D Ingredients! pizza crust of your choice - or you can even make...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2011 16:15:04 PDT
Breakfast Nachos Ole' bajablue Here's beautiful and tasty Nacho Breakfast with all the right stuff! Who needs toast when you've got Nachos? Nobody! ;-) For a single serving, you'll need: 2 Eggs- beaten 1 link of Chorizo Sausage 1 cup Colby Jack Cheese- shredded 8-12 Tortilla Chips Canola Oil Spray Taco S...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 17:34:59 PDT
Sunny-Side-Up Breakfast Nachos bajablue If you're tired of eating the same old breakfast every morning, here's an EASY, quick Nacho Breakfast treat you're sure to enjoy! For each serving you'll need: 2 Eggs 2 Slices of Bacon 1/3 cup shredded Colby-Jack Cheese Corn Tortilla Chips Salsa Sour Cream Salt and Pepp...
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Sat, 13 Aug 2011 10:33:14 PDT
How To Can: Homemade Salsa
How To Can: Homemade Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> cmbooher This recipe yields about 8 pints of salsa, but this can vary depending on the water content of your tomatoes and how thick or thin you make your salsa. Here is a short glossary of basic canning terms: Band: A metal, threaded screw band used with a lid to form a two-piece cap. Boiling-Water Canner...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2011 15:40:46 PDT
Peach Salsa
Peach Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> jxross I live in Central California.  There are some things that that are a certainty when August rolls around: It will be hotter than Meg Ryan at the restaurant in "When Harry Met Sally"  [I'll have what she's having"---classic], Peaches and nectarines will be falling from the trees, and Vege...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2011 22:03:43 PDT
Cherry Salsa
Cherry Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> annahowardshaw Cherry salsa is a fantastic choice for a canning project.  There is a short window of time to prepare it fresh, it can be hard to find commercially and it is super-delicious! Since cherries are on the pricey side, towards the end of the season is the best time to take advantage of sales (unless yo...
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Sun, 24 Jul 2011 22:16:13 PDT
Spice it up! Add chili peppers to these basic dishes!
Spice it up! Add chili peppers to these basic dishes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> lalaclassic Like it hot?  Of course you do! (If not, why would you be looking at this instructable) When I was in college, I was like a lot of people in college...  poor, oh so very poor. The best bang for your buck was to fix something that would last for a couple of days and that had tons of flavor for not...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 22:31:51 PDT
Salsa Roja Asada (Roasted Red Salsa)
Salsa Roja Asada (Roasted Red Salsa) - More DIY How To Projects]]> NHLavalanche Salsa Roja Asada is both incredibly easy to make and will easily wow anyone who tries it. The basic recipe for roasted salsa calls for a combination of tomatoes, peppers, onions to be roasted, then pureed with fresh cilantro, followed by being eaten well before it even becomes cold. I'll be modifyin...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2011 20:02:32 PDT
Deconstructed Salsa Crostini with roasted chili
Deconstructed Salsa Crostini with roasted chili - More DIY How To Projects]]> zachnuggets Do you like flavorful finger-food? This is a perfect recipe for those who enjoy slicing and crafting a gorgeous, delicious, and healthy snack. What you will need: Sourdough Bread 2 large green chilies 2 ripe avocados 1 heirloom tomato 1 orange pepper 1 red pepper 1 red onion 2 cloves of garlic 1 l...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 23:19:12 PDT
Salsa Negra (Salsa Baja)
Salsa Negra (Salsa Baja) - More DIY How To Projects]]> dougbutscher This is a recipe I found for the Salsa Negra (or Salsa Baja) from Baja Fresh. The trick behind the flavor (and color) in this recipe is the heavily roasted tomatoes. Here are the ingredients for the recipe: 10 large tomatoes for grilling/broiling 2 jalapenos (adjust amount for heat) 1 tbsp lemon ju...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2010 17:25:07 PST
Salsa fresca
Salsa fresca - More DIY How To Projects]]> zieak For about 10 years I have been making salsa.  My recipe changes almost every time but here are the basics for making a fresh, chunky, salsa. This dish is also called pico de gallo. Ingredients There are some things that i put in every salsa i make.  Usually I double this amount just so I can mu...
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Tue, 19 Oct 2010 12:42:07 PDT
How to Make Authentic Mexican Salsa
How to Make Authentic Mexican Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> abrasche This salsa recipe will make your next large gathering a hit and leave people wanting more. Whether throwing a party or simply making some salsa for your own enjoyment, this recipe combines the perfect blend of spices and herbs for a wonderful eating experience. Making this salsa recipe requires no p...
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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 22:28:12 PDT
Smoked Swordfish Tacos, Baja California Style
Smoked Swordfish Tacos, Baja California Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> sameotoko Greetings, People! This is my first Instructable, so please, be gentle... This is my version of a popular dish form Baja California. Most of you guys must have probably heard of Baja from races and Spring Break, but I assure you there's a lot more to it than that. Please notice that there's no Chedd...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2009 09:49:43 PST
How to make salsa verde
How to make salsa verde - More DIY How To Projects]]> Choko-Ale If you've ever been to Mexico, you've surely stumbled upon a kind of salsa called "Salsa Verde" (or "Green Salsa" in English). Mexicans eat it with almost everything: tacos, quesadillas (tortillas with cheese), tortillas, snacks, chips, etc. It's most likely the most popular salsa around here. Some ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2008 17:52:42 PDT
How To Make Salsa
How To Make Salsa - More DIY How To Projects]]> bamaral A combination of fresh and canned ingredients make this salsa a tasty treat year-round. Gather at the Grocery Store Considering the visual effect of the salsa-deliciousness, I aim for a full array of colors in my salsa. That also helps at the grocery store -- you can gather ingredients without a...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2008 17:28:05 PDT