Meal Prep Recipes

Salsa Verde

 

 

Salsa Verde

Prep Time: 5 Minutes                  Cook Time: 10 Minutes

Calories: 213

Carbohydrates: 46g     Fat: 1g     Protein: 5g

 
 

Ingredients:

  • 8 Tomatillos
  • 1/2 white onion
  • 1/2 bunch of cilantro
  • 2-3 limes
  • 3 jalapeños
  • 1 serrano pepper
  • 8 cloves of garlic
  • 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • Salt

Preparation: 

  1. Peel the husks from your tomatillos.  Wash all of your vegetables.
  2. Peel the garlic and onion.  Cut the onion in half.
  3. Cut the stems off of your peppers.
  4. Heat a medium pot of water over high heat and bring to a boil.  Add in your tomatillos, onion, garlic, and peppers.  Boil until the tomatillos begin to turn to a light green color, around 8-10 minutes.  
 
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5. While boiling, add the cilantro, lime juice, and apple cider vinegar to a blender.  Start with the juice of 2 limes first and add more if necessary.  You don't want to make the salsa too tart.  

6. Once the tomatillos have changed color, drain the water and add the remaining ingredients to the blender. 

 
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7. Blend the ingredients until it reaches your desired consistency. You don't want it too chunky but also not too smooth.  

8. Add in salt to taste.  Start with 1 Tbsp and continually taste until you are satisfied with the flavor.  

9. The entire batch is around 213 calories, divide this by however much you decide is a serving. 

 
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