1⁄4 Teaspoon (May Use Ground Pepper, If Peppercorns Unavailable)
In a medium-sized bowl, combine 4 chopped tomatoes, ½ chopped red onion, ½ chopped jalapeno pepper, 1 minced clove of garlic, juice of 1 lime, ½ tablespoon olive oil, 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro, ½ teaspoon coarse salt, and ¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper. Mix together well. Pour into a nice serving dish, and cover with plastic wrap. Refrigerate 4 or more hours. Serve with tortilla chips or with a full Mexican dinner! This is a gorgeous dish, and it tastes terrific!!!
If you are looking for a zesty condiment with head-clearing heat, this is it. A fresh, fiery hot condiment that goes well with all Mexican food like tortilla chips, nachos, tacos, burritos, this quick, refreshing condiment will add pizzazz to any meal you add it to. Follow Betty's recipe video for further instruction on this.