Spicy Pico De Gallo

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 1 day 15 minutes
Servings: 4 cups
An amazing Pico De Gallo salsa that is light and fresh tomatoes, cilantro, lemon and jalapeno is safe for the kids, yet spicy enough for the adults!
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  • 6 medium tomatoes romano or vine
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/2 cup green onions chopped
  • 1/4 cup white onion chopped
  • 1 tsp cilantro chopped
  • 2 medium jalapenos chopped
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice about 1 large lemon
  • 1 tsp lime juice 1 quarter lime (optional)
  • 3 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp black pepper


  • Chop your tomatoes into 1/4 inch cubes and throw in a mixing bowl
  • Dice your green onions...
  • ...White onions
  • ...and jalepeno
  • Mince the garlic...
  • ...and chop the cilantro
  • Dump everything into the bowl and stir together
  • Add the salt and pepper.
  • and squeeze the lemon and (optional) lime juice. Stir it all together for about a minute, as you stir you should see the juices coming out.
  • I've noticed depending on the tomato you may need to add a little more salt. taste your salsa and if it seems a little on the sweet side go ahead and give it a little more salt.
  • Grab some chips and enjoy!