Roasted Tomato Salsa

Roasted Tomato Salsa

Yes, you can whip up fresh tomato salsa in minutes, but with just a little extra effort, you can enjoy the rich, smoky flavor of roasted tomato salsa.

Want to kick the flavor up a notch? Roast jalapeño along with the tomatoes for a sweet-and-smoky pepper that’s less spicy than raw jalapeño.

Pro tip: For a spicier salsa, add one or two additional jalapenos.

This rich, smoky roasted tomato salsa can be made in minutes featuring chopped cilantro, fresh lime juice, garlic, onion, and fiery jalapeño peppers.
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Roasted Tomato Salsa

This rich, smoky roasted tomato salsa can be made in minutes featuring chopped cilantro, fresh lime juice, garlic, onion, and fiery jalapeño peppers.

Course Snack
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword salsa
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Servings 6 servings, about ¼ cup each
Calories 21 kcal
Author Beachbody

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. tomatoes, cut in half
  • ½ medium onion, cut in half
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 1 medium jalapeno, seeds and veins removed, cut in half
  • ¾ tsp. sea salt (or Himalayan salt)
  • 1 Tbsp. fresh lime juice
  • ¼ cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 450° F.

  2. Place tomatoes cut side up on a baking sheet. 

  3. Add onion, garlic, and jalapeno. Season with salt.

  4. Bake for 20 minutes, turning after 10 minutes, until soft. Cool for 10 minutes.

  5. Place roasted vegetables in blender or food processor; cover. Blend until slightly chunky.

  6. Add lime juice; blend to desired consistency.

  7. Place salsa in a medium bowl. Add cilantro; mix well.

Recipe Notes

The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts
Roasted Tomato Salsa
Amount Per Serving (1 Serving)
Calories 21
% Daily Value*
Sodium 290mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 5g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 3g
Protein 1g 2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

P90X/P90X2 Portions
½ Vegetable

P90X3 Portions
½ Carb

Body Beast Portions
1 Vegetable

Portion Fix Containers
½ Green

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