Healthy Appetizer Recipe
healthy appetizer recipe can be used to dip
your chips, spread over your main dish or use it in place of regular
salsa for many recipes.
The blend of different flavors in this salsa will really waken up your
The combination of spicy, sweet and tartness of the
cherries is a unique and delicious taste.
So if you are thinking Mexican flavor for your pork or chicken tonight,
try making this recipe idea to go with your meal.
Or use the salsa to
go with chips, celery sticks or even add it to your mixed veggies side
dish for a little spicy taste.
This salsa is a
refreshing change from the traditional spicy salsa appetizer recipe.
With the sweetness
and tart flavor of the cherries,
This combination of sweet
flavors is sure to get your attention. This spicy mixture wows
traditional salsa lovers.
You can use this salsa with chips and serve it as an appetizer or eat
it for a snack.
Make it to go with your
main course and and spoon it
over your chicken or pork meal.
Appetizer, Side Dish
Degree of Difficulty
- 1 1/3 cups frozen unsweetened
- 1/4 cup
coarsely chopped dried tart cherries
- 1/4 cup
finely chopped red onion
- 1 Tbs
chopped fresh or canned jalapeno peppers, or to taste
- 1 clove
garlic, finely chopped
- 1 Tbs
chopped fresh cilantro
- 1 tsp cornstarch
- Coarsely chop frozen tart
- Let cherries thaw
and drain reserving 1 tbsp of the juice.
- When cherries are
thawed, put drained cherries, dried cherries, onions, jalapenos, garlic
and cilantro into medium sized saucepan and mix well.
- Combine reserved
cherry juice and cornstarch into a small container.
- Mix until smooth
and then stir into the cherry mixture.
- Cook over medium
to medium-high heat stirring constantly until mixture thickens.
- Let cool and serve with tortilla
chips or over pork or chicken meal.
Nutrition facts shown below are per serving. The number of serving is
noted in the header section below.
The serving size is the first item noted on the nutrition facts table.
|Nutrition Per Serving
Number of Servings: 4
| Sat Fat
Weight Watchers Points
Orig. WW Pts: 1
Points Plus: 0
These ground turkey nachos appetizer recipe
would go great with this Cherry Salsa.
Just substitute this salsa for the salsa ingredient in the nachos
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out the Cherry Salsa on top of these green chili breakfast burritos.
Filled with eggs, potatoes and bacon and then topped with green chili
sauce and cheesefor a spicy delicious
another recipe that's a perfect fit for the Cherry Salsa. These nachos
are made with ground turkey instead of beef for fewer fats and
appetizer recipe is so easy and yummy. Just alternate between different
cheeses and fruits on the skewer for a great tasty appetizer, snack or
side dish. Kids will love to help make these.
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cooked ground turkey, low fat cheeses, stewed tomatoes and lots of
seasonings, this is one appetizer you will want to try.
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