Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Number of Servings: 5 (0.200.10)
Active Time: 15 min.
Total Time: 1 hour
Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Tomatillos, which are related to tomatoes but have their own special flavor and qualities, are astringent when raw, but gorgeously mellow when roasted. This salsa is the perfect fundamental recipe for learning how to cook with them.


  • 7 tomatillos, husked
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 1 tomato, chopped
  • 3 Tbsp. chopped cilantro
  • ¼ cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 tsp. lime juice
  • ¼ tsp. salt


  1. Place tomatillos in a single layer on a baking sheets. Broil on high until slightly charred, turning once (7-8 minutes). Cool on baking sheet.
  2. Place all ingredients in a blender and process to a chunky pureé.
  3. Chill to allow flavors to blend (45 minutes).

Nutrition Facts

0.00 servings per container

Serving Size 0.200.10

Amount per serving
Calories 5
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 1.51%
Saturated Fat 7g 0.00%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0.50%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 10g 0.00%
Total Sugars 0g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 10.20%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 0g
Protein 0g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 0.5mg 0%
Iron 9.6mg 8%
Potassium 15mg 15%
Vitamin A 0mcg 0%
Vitamin C 1.2mg 6%
Vitamin E 0.1mg 6%
Vitamin K 10.6mcg 2%
Thiamin 0mg 0%
Riboflavin 1.5mg 4%
Niacin 0.1mg 0%
Vitamin B6 30.1mg 2%
Folate 0.2mcg 0%
Vitamin B12 14.4mcg 4%
Biotin 0.2mcg 0%
Chloride 0.4mg 0%
Pantothenate 0.1mg 10%
Phosphorus 0.1mg 4%
Iodine 0.2mcg 0%
Magnesium 4.3mg 8%
Zinc 19.9mg 0%
Selenium 0mcg %
Copper 0mg %
Manganese 0mg %
Chromium 0mcg N%
Molybdenum 0mcg N%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.



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