Salsa in white bowl with tortilla chips

Salsa recipes

16 Recipes

Our best salsas make perfect additions to any Mexican feast. Including healthy, vegetarian and gluten-free recipes like tomato salsa and salsa verde.

Ultimate tomato salsa

4.70968

(31 ratings)

Make this tasty salsa in just 5 minutes with tomatoes, onion, garlic, lime, coriander and white wine vinegar. Recipe by BBC Good Food member Oli Wilson-Nunn
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Guacamole salsa

4.733335

(15 ratings)

Whip up the perfect accompaniment to fajitas, a guacamole salsa with cooling avocado to balance the heat of jalapeño chillies, if you dare to include them
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweetcorn salsa

5

(5 ratings)

This vivid vegetarian accompaniment can be thrown together quickly- the fresh corn works perfectly with the jalapeño, coriander, lime and feta
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky chipotle pepper salsa

4.77778

(9 ratings)

Take a little pot of salsa in your lunchbox to enjoy with vegetable crudités, tortilla chips or pitta bread
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Salsa verde (green sauce)

4.75

(4 ratings)

Try our delicious salsa verde recipe with tarragon, parsley, capers and wild garlic. This herby green sauce is perfect with traditional roast chicken and fish
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky corn & avocado salsa

4.2

(5 ratings)

Char some peppers and use them in this light and crunchy side dish to serve with meat or fish- it's great with barbecued food
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Corn & black bean salsa

4.666665

(6 ratings)

This fresh, tangy side dish will be the perfect addition to any barbecue
  • 55 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Watermelon salsa

4

(2 ratings)

Serve this zingy, refreshing watermelon salsa as a dip or pile on top of cheesy nachos. Deliciously moreish, it makes a lovely, light summer snack
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Tomatillo salsa

4

(1 rating)

Make this healthy side dish as part of a Mexican feast, with fresh tomatillos, onions, chillies, avocado and lime. Serve alongside burritos and tacos
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Mexican corn salsa

4

(1 rating)

This classic corn salsa is a simple Mexican recipe you can prep in 20 minutes. Leave to marinate before serving to intensify the vibrant flavours
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Smoky tomato pepper salsa

5

(2 ratings)

This Brazilian salsa finished with sweet paprika makes a great accompaniment for grilled meat and fish
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Beetroot & chilli salsa

4

(1 rating)

Use seasonal summer produce in this vegetarian beetroot salsa for a quick dip that's good for sharing. It also adds a bit of colour to your party spread...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Charred sweetcorn salsa

5

(2 ratings)

Griddle corn on the cobs then toss with lime juice, avocado and red onion for a sweet and smoky side dish
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian
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