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The Great Salsa Book by Mark Miller1 is among the treasures of my cookbook collection. I really love this book. Like its sibling The Great Ribs Book, the format with beautiful color photographs makes it so much fun to use. The Great Salsa Book has everything you need to create tasty innovative salsas. Search on page for ingredient and view recipes by Heat Level To find on line a copy of a recipe which is not yet added, see note below.

Table of Contents

Pg

Recipe

Category

Ingredients

vii

Introduction

Information
 
 

Tomato and Tomatillo Salsas

 
 
2

Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

tomatillos, serrano chiles, cilantro, limes

2

Salsa Romana

Italian, Vegan, Vegetarian

0

tomatoes, red onions, basil

4

Sun-dried tomato salsa

Tomatoes

1

sun-dried tomatoes in oil, canned anchovies, olive oil, shallots, thyme, basil, ground cayenne pepper, sherry vinegar, parsley

6

Golden tomato, ginger, and chipotle salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

7

yellow tomatoes, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, ginger, limes

8

Salsa Mexicana

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

4

tomatoes, serrano chiles, cilantro, limes

8

Tomatillo-avocado Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

2

tomatillos, avocados, serrano chiles, cilantro, limes

10

Fire-Roasted Tomato Chipotle Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

tomatoes, garlic, cilantro, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce

12

Wild Mushroom and Sun Dried Tomato Salsa

Italian, Vegan, Vegetarian

0

wild mushrooms, tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes in oil, red peppers, parsley, balsamic vinegar, lemons

12

Roasted Tomato and Mint Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

1.5

tomatoes, serrano chiles, oranges, mint, orange juice

14

Oven Roasted Tomato Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

1.5

tomatoes, shallots, Nicoise olives, capers, rosemary, ground cayenne pepper, lemons

Chile Salsas

 
 
18

Ancho Chile Salsa

Mexican, Vegetarian

4

ancho chiles, sun-dried tomatoes, coffee, prunes, slivered almonds, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, Mexican chocolate, ground canela, cumin seeds

20

Chile de Arbol Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

9.5

dried arbol chiles, tomatoes, cumin seeds, oregano

20

Habanero Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

9.5

habanero chiles, yellow tomatoes, papayas, oranges, limes, rice vinegar

22

Salsa Borracha

Mexican, Vegetarian

4.5

pasilla chiles, dark-colored beer, tomatoes, cumin seeds, oregano, anejo cheese

24

Roasted green chile salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

New Mexico chiles, tomatoes, oregano, cilantro, marjoram, cider vinegar

24

Guajillo salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

6

guajillo chiles, tomatoes, pumpkin seeds

26

Chimayo Red Chile Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5.5

oregano, garlic

28

Tricolor Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

6

red peppers, yellow peppers, serrano chiles, cider vinegar, cilantro, shallots, limes

30

Rajas Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

2

red peppers, yellow peppers, poblano chiles, tomatoes, cilantro, limes

32

Chipotle Tomatillo Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

tomatillos, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, adobo sauce, cilantro

Tropical Salsas

 
 
36

Banana, Tamarind, and Mint Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

0

bananas, tamarind paste, red peppers, mint, limes

38

Avocado Serrano Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

4.5

avocados, limes, tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, serrano chiles

38

Brazilian Avocado and Orange Salsa

Brazilian, Vegan, Vegetarian

3

avocados, oranges, pineapples, tomatoes, cilantro

40

Papaya Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

3

papayas, limes, desiccated coconut, cilantro

42

Roasted Banana Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

0

bananas, dark rum, maple syrup, macadamia nuts

42

Tropical Mango Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4

mangoes, ginger, limes

44

Seared Pineapple Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4

pineapples, red peppers, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, oranges, limes, cilantro

44

Hawaiian Pineapple Salsa

Hawaiian, Vegan, Vegetarian

4

pineapples, red peppers, serrano chiles, cilantro, rice vinegar

46

Mango Mash

Vegan, Vegetarian

5.5

onions, ginger, tomatoes, serrano chiles, pineapples, coconut milk, achiote paste, cilantro, mangoes, limes

46

Melon Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

honeydew melons, cantaloupes, watermelons, serrano chiles, mint, limes

Fruit Salsas

 
 
50

Balsamic Berry Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

1

strawberries, balsamic vinegar, Cabernet Sauvignon wine

50

Orange-Chipotle Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

8

oranges, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, chives

52

Cranberry-Orange Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

2.5

dried cranberries, oranges, pecans, ground chiles

54

Cascabel-apple-raisin Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4.5

raisins, apple cider (alcohol-free), green-skinned apples, cascabel chiles, ground allspice, ground canela

54

Pear and Black Olive Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

pears, Nicoise olives, tomatoes, poblano chiles, red peppers, cider vinegar

56

Moroccan Date Salsa

Moroccan, Vegetarian

4

dates, oranges, lemons, honey, sherry vinegar, ground cinnamon, ground canela, ground cumin, ground cayenne pepper, ground allspice, cilantro, mint

56

Apple-Pasado Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

6.5

apple cider (alcohol-free), green-skinned apples, pine nuts, maple syrup

58

Lemon-fig Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

2.5

dried figs, lemons, parsley, thyme, ground cayenne pepper, lemon extract, olive oil

58

Apple and Green Chile Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

2.5

apple cider (alcohol-free), green-skinned apples, New Mexico chiles, oregano, lemons, balsamic vinegar

60

Grapefruit-Persimmon Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4

grapefruits, persimmons, cilantro, limes

Corn Salsas

 
 
64

Corn and squash salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

0

corn, yellow squash, marjoram, tomatoes

64

Corn, greens, and bacon salsa

Dips, spreads,  salsas

5.5

bacon, corn, cider vinegar, mustard greens, watercress, arugula, Thai red chiles

66

Corn and rajas salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

8

corn, Fresno chiles, jalapeño chiles, cilantro, limes, coriander seeds

68

Corn and jerky salsa

Dips, spreads,  salsas

3.5

corn, beef jerky, truffle oil

68

Corn and bean salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

pinto beans, corn, tomatoes, pickled vegetables

70

Roasted corn and wild mushroom salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4.5

corn, morel mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes in oil, poblano chiles, marjoram, adobo sauce, limes, sherry vinegar

72

Corn and huitlacoche salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

serrano chiles, tomatoes, huitlacoche, garlic, epazote, cilantro, corn, adobo sauce

72

Corn and ginger salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4

corn, ginger, peanut oil, ground coriander, red peppers, dried arbol chiles, oranges, ground cinnamon, saffron

74

Corn and Green Chile Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4.5

corn, New Mexico chiles, tomatoes, cider vinegar, oregano

76

Rancho Corn Salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

corn, tomatoes, cumin seeds, oregano, limes

Bean Salsas

 
 
80

Sweet and hot bean salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

7

black beans, habanero chiles, ginger, yellow tomatoes, limes

80

Pinto three chile salsa

Side

7

pinto beans, dried arbol chiles, pasilla chiles, dried chipotle chiles, bacon, tomatoes, dark-colored beer, peanut oil, cider vinegar, jalape–o chiles

82

Cowboy caviar (black-eyed pea salsa)

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

6

black-eyed peas, jalape–o chiles, marjoram, thyme, cider vinegar, ground canela, black peppercorns, bay leaves, cilantro, New Mexico chiles, red peppers, celery, carrots, red onions, serrano chiles, yellow tomatoes, scallions

84

Mixed bean salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

4.5

eggplants, black beans, Anasazi beans, flor de mayo beans, pinto beans, red runner beans, black-eyed peas, New Mexico chiles, red peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers, mint, lemons

84

Anasazi bean salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

4

Anasazi beans, epazote, guajillo chiles, wild mushrooms, tomatoes

86

Flor de mayo red bean salsa

Side

flor de mayo beans, tomatoes, dried arbol chiles, honey, cider vinegar, pineapples, ham, peanut oil, scallions

86

Mediterranean white bean salsa

Side, Mediterranean

white beans, sun-dried tomatoes in oil, canned anchovies, Ni¨oise olives, lemons, parsley, ground cayenne pepper

88

Mark's Black Bean Salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

2.5

black beans, red peppers, yellow peppers, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, oranges, marjoram, cilantro, sherry vinegar

88

Barbados black bean salsa

Side, Caribbean, Vegan, Vegetarian

black beans, mangoes, red peppers, limes

90

Aztec White Bean, Leek, and Mushroom Salsa

Side, Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

white beans, leeks, portabello mushrooms, red peppers, thyme, lemons, Fresno chiles, New Mexico chiles

Garden Salsas

 
 
94

Artichoke-apple salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

3

lemons, baby artichokes, peanut oil, green-skinned apples, tomatoes, poblano chiles, mint

94

Eggplant-chipotle salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

7.5

eggplants, peanut oil, garlic, haricots verts, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, adobo sauce, red peppers, sherry vinegar

96

Grilled vegetable salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

2

Japanese eggplants, New Mexico chiles, red peppers, zucchini, wild mushrooms, asparagus, balsamic vinegar, marjoram, ground cayenne pepper

98

Cabbage salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

rice vinegar, serrano chiles, green cabbage, pineapples, red peppers, cilantro

98

Sweet Potato Pecan Salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

3

sweet potatoes, pecans, dried cranberries, maple syrup, ground chiles, oranges

100

Creole salsa

Side, Cajun and Creole, Vegan, Vegetarian

6.5

eggplants, red peppers, celery, Fresno chiles, bay leaves, thyme, Tabasco sauce, tomatoes, scallions

100

Pretty 'n' Peppery Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

1.5

yellow tomatoes, tomatoes, green tomatoes, mustard greens, arugula, cider vinegar, nasturtium flowers

102

Chayote Salsa

Side, Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

chayotes, honeydew melons, Florence fennel, fennel, rice vinegar, limes

104

Carrot and black olive salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

carrots, Kalamata olives, lemons, ground cayenne pepper

104

Jicama Salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

jicama, radishes, cucumbers, limes, red onions, basil

Nut, Seed and Herb Salsas

 
 
108

New Mexican piñon salsa

Side, North American, Vegan, Vegetarian

5.5

peanut oil, blue corn tortillas, corn tortillas, limes, pine nuts

108

Cilantro and oven-roasted tomato salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

4

tomatoes, cilantro, serrano chiles, limes

110

Thai peanut salsa

Thai

shallots, coconut milk, peanut butter, palm sugar, ground cayenne pepper, fish sauce, tamari sauce, limes

110

Ground nut salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

dried arbol chiles, dry-roasted peanuts, tomatoes, red peppers, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, ginger, lemons, molasses, peanut oil

112

Hoja santa salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

yellow tomatoes, yellow peppers, hoja santa, limes

112

Mint and caramelized shallot salsa

Dips, spreads,  salsas

peanut oil, shallots, ginger, mint, pineapples, Thai red chiles, fish sauce, rice vinegar

114

Poblano Pesto

Vegan, Vegetarian

pumpkin seeds, poblano chiles, cilantro, limes

114

Red chile pipián salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

ancho chiles, guajillo chiles, dried arbol chiles, dried chipotle chiles, tomatoes, dry-roasted peanuts, ground canela, ground allspice

116

Herb pipián salsa

Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

serrano chiles, poblano chiles, pine nuts, pumpkin seeds, romaine lettuce, epazote, radish greens, cilantro, basil

116

Tejas Sunflower Seed Salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

tomatillos, sun-dried tomatoes in oil, sunflower seeds, grapefruits, ground cayenne pepper

Ocean Salsas

Ocean Salsas

 
 
120

Lobster Salsa

Side, Mexican

cooked lobster meat, oranges, limes, grapefruits, basil

120

Crab and corn salsa

Side, Mexican

corn, poblano chiles, cooked crabmeat, red peppers, serrano chiles, marjoram, limes

122

Smoked shrimp salsa

Side

7

tomatoes, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, adobo sauce, lemons, cilantro, cumin seeds

122

Santa Fe Shrimp Salsa

Side, North American

5.5

shrimp, peanut oil, garlic, oranges, cider vinegar, red peppers, yellow peppers, cucumbers, basil, ginger

124

Scallop Salsa

Side

4

scallops, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, tomatoes, avocados, cucumbers, limes

124

Seaweed and red chile salsa

Side, Asian, Vegan, Vegetarian

6

seaweed, lemons, Fresno chiles

126

Mussel Salsa

Side

2

mussels, garlic, white wine, bay leaves, potatoes, leeks, limes, parsley

126

Cabo crab salsa

Side, Mexican

3.5

cooked crabmeat, tomatillos, serrano chiles, epazote, basil, limes

128

Manila clam salsa

Side

6

Manila clams, white wine, shallots, serrano chiles, tomatoes, cilantro, marjoram, limes

128

Smoked Salmon Salsa

Side

3.5

smoked salmon, sun-dried tomatoes in oil, Florence fennel, fennel, lemons, ground cayenne pepper

Exotic Salsas

 
 
132

Curried Salsa

Side, Indian, Vegan, Vegetarian

8.5

peanut oil, curry powder, ground cayenne pepper, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, pineapples, pineapple juice, tomatoes, ginger, bananas

132

Couscous salsa

Side, North African, Vegan, Vegetarian

3.5

couscous, raisins, red peppers, New Mexico chiles, yellow tomatoes, lemons, cilantro, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, ground cayenne pepper

134

Kim Chee Salsa

Side, Asian, Vegan, Vegetarian

9

napa cabbage, scallions, sesame oil, ginger

134

Japanese Salsa

Side, Japanese, Vegan, Vegetarian

3

spinach, pickled ginger, ground chiles, sesame seeds, daikon radishes, rice vinegar, nori

136

Wild Rice and Quinoa Salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

1

wild rice, quinoa, peanut oil, wild mushrooms, parsley, pumpkin seeds, pumpkin seed oil, adobo sauce

136

Roasted coconut salsa

Vegan, Vegetarian

8.5

desiccated coconut, peanut oil, shallots, ground chiles, cashew nuts

138

Salsa Romesco

Spanish, Vegan, Vegetarian

5.5

tomatoes, red peppers, sliced almonds, ground cayenne pepper, sherry vinegar, lemons

138

Smoky Barbecue Salsa

Side, Vegan, Vegetarian

5

barbecue sauce, shallots, chipotle chiles in adobo sauce, molasses, maple syrup, corn

140

Tabbouleh-Parsley-Mint Salsa

Side, Middle Eastern, Vegan, Vegetarian

4

bulghur, tomatoes, serrano chiles, red onions, parsley, lemons, mint

140

Nopales cactus salsa

Side, Mexican, Vegan, Vegetarian

4

arbol chiles, black peppercorns, coriander seeds, thyme, cider vinegar, lemons, cactus paddles, radishes, oranges, red peppers

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Great Salsa Cookbook
"The Great Salsa Book" by Mark Miller

[1] About Mark Miller author of The Great Salsa Book - List Recipes
Mark Miller, chef-founder of Coyote Café in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and author of nine books, including The Great Chile Book and The Coyote Café. The detailed discussion on different types of salsas, composition techniques, and Mark's own tips.

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Created ew June 21, 2012
Updated June 26, 2012