New Mexico peaches are just coming into season. Try this salsa as an side for grilled fish, chicken, or pork. And serve with a few homemade tortilla chips to scoop up every last morsel of summer goodness.
Remember, improvising is half the fun with cooking. Add or substitute chopped mango for the peach. And, pictured below, we garnished with flat leaf parsley (didn't have any fresh cilantro on hand).
3 peaches, diced; optionally, add some chopped mango
2 medium tomatoes, diced
1/2 jalapeno, seeded and fine diced
1 -2 sweet mini red peppers, fine diced
1 -2 green onion shoots, thin sliced - or - about 2 T fine chopped red onion
A few sprigs fresh cilantro, chopped
1 squeeze lime juice or a splash of white wine vinegar
Sea salt to taste
Optional, local honey to taste
2 drops each Lime and Cilantro (optional Ginger) food or therapeutic grade essential oils*
Combine diced peaches (and optional mango), tomato, jalapeno, red pepper, green onion (or red onion), and cilantro. Add the juice or vinegar, salt to taste. Add essential oils (1 drop at a time and taste between additions). Toss all ingredients. Taste and adjust salt, juice or vinegar, and add honey if desired. Let stand for 45 minutes.
The flavor of the essential oils will develop as it stands. Taste again before serving. May be refrigerated or use immediately. Serve as a salsa with homemade chips or as a side to grilled fish, chicken, or pork.
Makes enough to serve as a small portion to 3 or 4.
* Most essential oils available at your natural grocer or health food store are NOT food or therapeutic grade. Be sure to carefully check the label. If it's food grade it will include Supplement Facts and instructions for use internally.
We recommend using our brand of essential oils. Every batch, before it's bottled, is rigorously tested to ensure it is 100% pure potent, and efficacious for use as a therapeutic grade essential oil.
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Transform this summer cocktail into a healthy elixir by replacing Gin with "Jin" made from Juniper Berry, Lime, and Bergamot essential oils.
The simple aroma of essential oils, straight out of the bottle, can offer mood enhancing benefits. Many of our essential oils, like our featured Juniper Berry, Lime, and Bergamot, are dietary supplements* that may be added to recipes for an amazing boost of flavor while providing support for health body and mind.
The woody, spicy, yet fragrantly fresh aroma of Juniper Berry reveals its rich history of traditional use and health benefits that include: support healthy kidney and urinary tract function, reduces the appearance of skin blemishes, and it's a natural cleansing and detoxifying agent. Juniper Berry supports the digestive system, emotional balance, nervous system, and skin.
The sharp, citrus, smell of Lime positively affects mood with stimulating, refreshing, and internal cleansing properties. Your cup runneth over with Lime's powerful ability to boost flavor while providing antioxidant and healthy immune support.
The aroma is calming, soothing, and may help to boost self confidence. Bergamot supports healthy nervous system, cardiovascular system, and cognitive function.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and these products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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