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Pico de Gallo Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Daddy

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 Rip Fresh Tomato's (Roma's works best, minced very fine).
2 Fresh Jalapeños*, (minced very fine).
1 Medium-sized Yellow Onion, (minced very fine).
¾ C. Fresh Cilantro, (chopped).
2 good pinches Garlic Powder.
2 pinches Salt (or to taste).

Directions:
Directions:
1. Combine Tomatoes, Jalapeño's and Onion into a small mesh strainer, draining off as much liquid as possible or about 15 minutes.

2. Add mixture into a small mixing bowl, add Cilantro, Garlic Powder and Salt (to taste).

3. Refrigerate before serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Makes approx. 2.5 cups.
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 Minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
* To reduce the heat, substitute Green Bell Peppers for Jalapeños.

* Can add additional Jalapeños to increase the heat.

* Do not freeze.

* Refrigerated shelf life is approx. 3 days.

* Pico de Gallo, translated means " Chicken beak", but refers more to "Chicken Feed".

* Pico de Gallo can be enjoyed as a Dip, or on Taco's, Tostada's, Fajita's or several other recipe's found in this cookbook.

 

 

 

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