Peppy Cilantro Peach Summer Salsa!
Updated: Sep 17, 2020
Nothing says Summer more than ringing in recipes with seasonal stone fruits, like PEACHES! In this recipe for a peppy and sweet salsa, it doesn't matter which stone fruit you choose; nectarines, yellow peaches, cherries or plums! Once ripened, they all are at their peak sweetness and flavor. Enhance the sweetness with a bit of spice from a few fresh chilies and make it extra fresh with our BrightFresh Micro Cilantro. The aroma and flavor from these microgreens make a truly balanced and winning combination for the perfect Summer salsa!
This recipes serves 4-6 but can be doubled for larger gatherings.
2 tbsp. lime juice
1 tbsp. honey
3-4 fresh peaches, peeled & diced
1 garlic clove, minced
1/8 tsp. grated, fresh ginger root (or ¼ tsp. ground ginger)
½ green serrano chile, minced
½ yellow serrano chile, minced
1 red serrano chile, minced
Salt & pepper, to taste
2 tbsp. Micro Cilantro microgreens, minced
Tortilla Chips (gluten free)
BrightFresh Micro Cilantro
In a small bowl, combine the lime juice, honey, garlic and ginger. Whisk well and set aside for 5 minutes for the flavors to marinate.
Stir in the chopped peaches, minced peppers and minced Micro Cilantro. Mix well!
Let it chill and further marinate in the fridge for 30 minutes.
Top with a extra handful of Micro Cilantro on top and serve! Don't forget the chips!
(inspiration: Taste of Home magazine June/July 2020)
EAT WELL. BE WELL. WITH BRIGHTFRESH!