Our garden is known for giving us buckets of cherry tomatoes, and I always run out of things to make with them. Cherry Tomato Salsa is naturally sweet with tons of fresh garden flavors. With fresh cherry tomatoes and cilantro, it’s perfect for serving with tacos and tortilla chips, and it could not be easier to make.

Cherry Tomato Salsa Ingredients

Cherry Tomato Salsa Ingredients. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.
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You’ll need an onion – either white or red, garlic cloves, jalapeños, fresh cherry tomatoes, fresh cilantro, and lime juice. You’ll also need a food processor, mini chopper, or blender. Get the Full Recipe: Cherry Tomato Salsa

Chop the Onion, Garlic, & Jalapeño

Chop the Onion, Garlic, & Jalapeño. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.

Chop the onion and garlic, then roughly chop one jalapeño and add it to the food processor. (Exclude the membrane and seeds to reduce the heat.) Chop the jalapeño with the onions and garlic in the food processor.

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Chop the Cilantro and Tomatoes

Chop the Cilantro and Tomatoes. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.

Next, add the tomatoes and cilantro to the food processor. Chop the cilantro and tomatoes in the food processor to your desired consistency.

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Strain the Salsa

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Pour the salsa (the chopped tomatoes, cilantro, jalapeno, etc.) into a fine metal strainer over a bowl to get rid of any excess moisture. (The tomatoes and onions release a lot of liquid when you chop them up.)

Do this BEFORE adding salt & lime.

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Add the Salt and Lime

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Return the strained salsa to a bowl, then add salt & the juice of a lime. Mix well, then taste.

Adjust with more salt, lime, & cilantro if needed.

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Serve with Tortilla Chips

Cherry Tomato Salsa. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.

There you have it – fresh salsa. Fresh HOMEMADE salsa. Serve with your favorite tortilla chips, quesadillas, plantain chips, or tacos!

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Roasted Cherry Tomato Salsa

Roasted Cherry Tomato Salsa. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.

This Roasted Cherry Tomato Salsa Recipe is packed with fire-roasted cherry tomatoes, garlic, cilantro, and a hint of smoky jalapeño heat.

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Garden Salsa

Garden Salsa. Photo Credit: Southern Bytes.

Making your own Homemade Garden Salsa could not be easier. Made with fresh ingredients, this easy homemade salsa recipe is one of the best ways to use summer tomatoes and is the perfect salsa for any occasion.

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Mango Avocado Salsa

Mango Avocado Salsa. Photo Credit: Jeannies Tried and True Recipes.

Made with juicy ripe mangoes, creamy avocados, and a little bit of bell pepper crunch – this Mango & Avocado Salsa is sweet, tangy, and so refreshing. It is a great dip for tortilla chips, a perfect topping on salads, or a filling in burritos.

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Corn Pico de Gallo

Corn Pico de Gallo. Photo Credit: Jeannies Tried and True Recipes.

This Sweet Corn Pico de Gallo Recipe is perfect for tacos, taco salads, enchiladas, or just as a flavorful salsa. Grilled or roasted corn adds a tasty twist to this corn salsa!

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Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo. Photo Credit: Jeannies Tried and True Recipes.

Fresh Salsa made with tomatoes, peppers, and cilantro is a perfect summertime snack. Served with tortilla chips, it is the perfect treat for a hot summer afternoon.

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Hi, I'm Kari!

I am a newlywed, food blogger, health coach, and mama to a hot mess of a border collie. I love to put a new spin on old family recipes and I try to make as many meals as possible with an Instant Pot.

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