Bowl of salsa

5 Minute Blender Salsa

A quick and easy blender salsa that tastes just like the smooth restaurant-style salsas from your favorite restaurants, this is perfect for those days when you're in a hurry.
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Mexican


  • 2 cans fire-roasted tomatoes diced
  • 1/2 red onion roughly chopped
  • 3/4 cloves garlic smashed
  • 1 jalapeno ribs and seeds removed
  • 1 cup fresh cilantro leaves
  • 2 limes juice
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • a couple large pinches salt
  • large pinch fresh cracked pepper


  • Place all of the ingredients in a high-speed blender or food processor and blend until smooth.
  • Blend the ingredients together for a few minutes until well combined.
  • Serve with your favorite tortilla chips for a light and flavorful appetizer.