Margarita Texas Sweet Onion Salsa
Yow! Head south of the border with this tequila-spiked fruit salsa served with tortilla chips or grilled, skewered beef strips.
1 1/2 cups chopped Texas SpringSweet or Texas 1015 SuperSweet OnionMix all ingredients and serve with Grilled Beef Banderillas (see note) or as a dip with tortilla chips. Make ahead if possible and refrigerate several hours or overnight to allow flavors to blend.
2 cups diced fresh or thawed frozen peaches
1 to 2 tablespoons finely minced, seeded serrano or other small hot chile peppers (optional)
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
3 tablespoons tequila
2 teaspoons grated lime peel
2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin (optional)
Makes about 3 cups.
Note: To make Grilled Beef Banderillas, slice trimmed, tender beef into strips and thread serpentine fashion onto skewers. Brush with barbecue sauce and grill until done as desired.