Power of Produce – Easy Homemade Salsa

Power of Produce – Easy Homemade Salsa
Today we launch the Power of Produce Kids Club. Children in grades K-5 have an opportunity to join the Two-Bite Club by trying a new snack every week, they can earn POP Kids Bucks that can be spent at the market on fresh and healthy produce. Participate at 5 markets or more for a chance to win a prize. Today we will be trying homemade salsa with market and garden fresh veggies

PREP TIME: 20 MINUTES

SERVING SIZE: ten


INGREDIENTS


  • 4 large plum tomatoes (about 1 pound), diced (to yield 2 cups)
  • 1/4 cup chopped white onion
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro (optional)
  • 2 teaspoons minced jalapeno (remove seeds for less heat)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt (or to taste)
  • 1 small garlic clove, minced

DIRECTIONS


  • Combine all the ingredients in a bowl
  • If you prefer a smoother texture more like jarred-pulse half the salsa in a food processor then combine it with the remaining chunky half
  • Cover tightly and refrigerate for up to five days
  • Enjoy!