Tomatillo-Avocado Salsa Fresca Recipe

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Tomatillo-Avocado Salsa Fresca Recipe

Author Notes: Tomatillo-Avocado Salsa Fresca Recipe from Ricky Eisen, President and Founder of Between the Bread (, Manhattan’s premier café and corporate catering company for more than 35 years.Between the Bread


Serves 4-6

  • 3 Tomatillos
  • 1/2 Orange or yellow bell pepper
  • 1 Anaheim chile pepper
  • 1 Fresh lime
  • A dash Extra virgin olive oil
  • A pinch Sea salt
  • A handful of fresh chopped cilantro
  • 1 Small avocado
  1. Remove the papery skins from the tomatillos and wash the stickiness off Roughly chop.
  2. Toss into a bowl.
  3. Wash and halve the bell pepper; seed and chop one half. Add to the bowl.
  4. Stem and clean the chile pepper; dice. Add it in.
  5. Drizzle the mix with fresh squeezed lime juice and olive oil.
  6. Season with sea salt, to taste.
  7. Add in fresh chopped cilantro and stir to combine.
  8. Cover and chill until serving.
  9. Just before serving, peel and pit the avocado, dice it, toss lightly in lime juice, add the avocado to the salsa.
  10. Serve chilled or at room temperature.

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