Skip Nav
Original Recipes
Make This Oreo Cookie Dough in Just 5 Minutes!
Food News
Starbucks and Lilly Pulitzer Teamed Up to Create 1 Line of Crazy Popular Water Bottles
Food News
Gordon Ramsay Is Roasting Twitter Users on Their Culinary Skills, and It's Hilarious

Healthy, Fast, and Easy Recipe For Fresh Cherry Salsa

Berry Tempting: Cherry Salsa

Get excited: we've been highlighting our favorite ways to prepare strawberries, and all Summer long, we'll be featuring uses for fruits such as blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries.

Right this moment, we can't keep our eyes (and hands) off of the Bing and Rainier cherries that are popping up in farmers markets and produce sections. Technically, cherries are a stone fruit, but since they're blush-colored, bite-sized, and rhyme with "berries," we've taken the liberty of giving them an unofficial berry designation.

My favorite way to enjoy a cherry is ripe and off the stem. That's why I love a simple and uncooked recipe like this salsa, which lends the super-sweet fruit an unexpectedly savory twist. Serve it like a traditional salsa with tortilla chips, or use it as a topping for grilled chicken. For the no-cook recipe, read more.

Cherry Salsa

Cherry Salsa

Healthy, Fast, and Easy Recipe for Fresh Cherry Salsa 2010-06-01 13:45:28

Ingredients

  1. 4 cups cherries, stemmed, pitted, and chopped
  2. 8 green onions, white parts only, chopped
  3. 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro leaves
  4. 1/4 cup lemon juice
  5. 1 jalapeno pepper, veins and seeds removed, minced
  6. 1 clove garlic, minced
  7. Salt and pepper, to taste

Directions

  1. Mix all ingredients in a medium mixing bowl until well combined.
  2. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve.

Makes 6 servings.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
lovesitc1 lovesitc1 5 years
printing the recipe and making this pronto! Fantastic idea!
AmberHoney AmberHoney 6 years
Winner, winner, chicken dinner - I just like that saying!
brownsugamama brownsugamama 6 years
I can't wait to make this!
brownsugamama brownsugamama 6 years
I can't wait to make this!
fuzzles fuzzles 6 years
Must make this! I have been in cherry devouring heaven since picking up my first bag of the season a couple evenings ago!
Latin Pork Recipes
Pressure-Cooker Recipes
Tres Leches Recipes
Copycat French Fry Recipes
The Pioneer Woman's Homemade Doughnut Recipe
Peruvian Recipes
Latin Casseroles Recipes

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Food
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds