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3 Things You Might Not Have Known About Salsa

November 4, 2014 Pico de gallo salsaSalsa caloriesSalsa dip  No comments

Classic salsa

There are probably very few people in the United States who haven’t sat down at a table at a Mexican restaurant and scarfed down some salsa with warm tortilla chips. But there’s a lot to this simple snack food you probably don’t know about:

  1. Salsa Is a Dieter’s Dream

    Salsa is extremely low in calories, making it an excellent snacking option for people are trying to diet. Depending on the type of salsa (and whether any sugar has been added to it), salsa has somewhere between 10 and 40 calories per 2-tablespoon serving.

    The calories can add up, however, if you add half a bag of tortilla chips. If you’re serious about dieting, try dipping veggies in your salsa, or portioning out a limited number of baked tortilla chips.

  2. There Are Many Different Type
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Salsa dips are so delicious

March 13, 2013 Fresh salsaSalsa dipSalsa nutrition  No comments

Salsa dips

I love salsa and finding new recipes using salsa always makes my day. There are classic mild salsa dip recipes for those who do not like the traditional heat of Latin and South American foods, and southwestern salsa recipes that combine the heat of hot peppers with the unique taste of southwestern food. Personally, I always enjoy an extra spicy salsa. I like to get my tomatoes, onions, and peppers, chop them all up and mix them together. When it comes to the peppers, I use green peppers for taste, jalapenos for their taste and bit of heat, and a couple habaneros to get that salsa nice and spicy. When it comes to the salsa nutrition(al) facts, they are very good. Salsa is very healthy for you, and usually you only really want to combine salsa with foods that are also healthy for you...

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