Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

The last salsa in the series, this can be sweet and sour, or as spicy as you like.

Ingredients
1 1/2 lbs. tomatillos, paper husks removed, and rinsed
6 oz. white onion, peeled and sliced into 1/2″ strips
1 oz. jalapeno, stem removed, cut in quarters (or as many as you like)

4 oz. white onions, peeled and minced
1 oz. freshly squeezed lime juice (or more if you like tangy)
1/2 bu. cilantro, rinsed and coarsely chopped

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Place the tomatillos, onions, and jalapenos onto a baking sheet, and roast in an oven at 350 F. until the tomatillos completely soften. Transfer to a blender, and process until smooth.

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Transfer to a suitable bowl, add the lime juice, and season with salt and pepper. Add the minced onions and cilantro. Stir to combine evenly. Store refrigerated.

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The next day, thin with water to desired consistency.