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5 from 8 votes

The Best Easy Restaurant-Style Salsa Recipe (5 Minutes!)

This foolproof 5-Minute Restaurant-Style Salsa recipe is perfect for entertaining and snacking. A healthy, flavorful Mexican dip that is vegan, paleo and gluten-free.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Homemade Salsa
Servings: 4 cups
Calories: 56calories


  • 1 (28-ounce) can whole tomatoes
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 (4.5-ounce) can chopped green chiles
  • 1 small yellow onion, chopped
  • 1 cup fresh cilantro leaves, loosely packed
  • 1 jalapeƱo pepper, stemmed and chopped (seeds and membranes removed, if you want less heat)
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon salt


  • Add all ingredients to a blender or food processor.
  • Pulse until everything is evenly combined but still a bit chunky (not pureed).


Leftovers can be stored in the fridge for up to one week or in the freezer for up to three months.


Calories: 56calories | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 995mg | Potassium: 491mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 584IU | Vitamin C: 39mg | Calcium: 85mg | Iron: 3mg