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Salsa Verde at Tallboy Taco

Salsa Verde

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Make Tallboy Taco’s signature Salsa Verde at home. This vibrant blend of tangy tomatillos, fiery serrano peppers, and aromatic cilantro is perfectly suited for drizzling over tacos or scooping up with a crisp chip.

Salsa Verde at Tallboy Taco

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Salsa Verde

A flavorful blend of tomatillos and serranos

Yield: 4 cups


18 medium tomatillos
2 serrano peppers
½ medium yellow onion, quartered
1 clove garlic, roasted
1 bunch cilantro, chopped
¼ cup cold water
¼ cup lime juice
2 tsp. kosher salt


1. Preheat the oven to 425°F. Place tomatillos, serrano peppers, and onions on a pan and cook until blistered (about 10-12 minutes).
2. Allow to cool. Transfer to a blender and puree with all remaining ingredients until smooth or desired thickness. Chill and serve.

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