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Salsa Baja Recipe

Looking for an easy Salsa Baja recipe? Learn how to make Salsa Baja using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kyrama27

Makes 1 serving



Allegedly just like the stuff at baja fresh

Recipe Ingredients for Salsa Baja

10 large tomatoes
2 pepper jalapenos
1 tbsp lemon juice
1/2 large onion
1 tbsp garlic, chopped
1 can vegetable broth
1/4 cup olive oil
1/2 cup cilantro - chopped
3 medium tomatoes
1/4 tsp salt

Recipe Directions for Salsa Baja

  1. Set your oven to Broil - High.

  2. Cover a cookie sheet with aluminum foil, and coat with a non-stick cooking spray.

  3. Cut tomatoes in half and place, cut side up, on cookie sheet.

  4. Sprinkle with salt

  5. Place the tomatoes in the oven and leave them to broil for 45 minutes to an hour (depending on your oven.

  6. While you are waiting for the tomatoes to broil, add the garlic, lemon juice, onion, oil, and a small amount of the broth in a food processor and puree until almost liquid.

  7. Transfer to a large bowl.

  8. When the tomatoes/peppers are roasted, place them in the food processor with a little more of the broth, and puree until almost liquid.

  9. Add the pureed tomatoes/peppers to the onion mixture.

  10. Chop the fresh tomatoes and cilantro, and add to the mixture.

  11. Stir it all together, add the rest of the broth until the salsa has a slightly less than watery texture.

  12. Add salt to taste, and start dipping those chips!

Categories

Soup, Mexican

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 2972.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
978
Calories from Fat
527
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
58.5g
90%
Saturated Fat
8.8g
44%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
2585mg
108%
Potassium
5962mg
170%
Total Carbohydrates
101.1g
34%
Dietary Fiber
28.8g
115%
Sugars
64.0g
Protein
33.2g
Vitamin A 380% Vitamin C 513%
Calcium 28% Iron 43%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in manganese
  • High in niacin
  • High in potassium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • High in sugar
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