Basil Salsa

Basil Salsa

Fresh basil and vegetable salsa to enhance your special dishes.


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Serves: 6 person(s) Change

Preparation Time: 15 mins
Extra Time: 1 hr
(for standing)

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  • 2 large plum tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 1 large cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced
  • 2 Tbsp chopped green onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil
  • 1 lemon, zested
  • 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper


In medium bowl combine tomato, cucumber, green onion, basil, lemon zest, lemon juice, oil, garlic and black pepper.

Cover and allow to stand 1 hour.


Can be used as a salsa, marinade or glaze.

Thanks to National Turkey Federation