Strawberry festival: recipe for Strawberry Salsa

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It's strawberry season! Mapleside Farms is having their strawberry festival and they showed us an amazing recipe for strawberry salsa (approved by all of the Fox 8 staff who tasted it!).

Strawberry salsa

Ingredients:

v  1 pound strawberries, diced (just about 2 cups)

v  1/2 OZ. balsamic vinegar

v  1/2 OZ. honey

v  1/4 TSP kosher salt

v  1/8 TSP ground black pepper

v  1 TBSP fresh basil (finely chopped)

v  zest of 1 lemon (about 1 teaspoon)

Directions:

  1. In a large bowl~mix together honey, vinegar, pepper and salt until combined.
  2. Add diced strawberries, chopped basil and lemon zest and stir together until incorporated.
  3. Refrigerate covered until ready to serve.
  4. Serve with pita chips, corn chips, or use it as a dessert topping.

(Cinnamon pita chips are wonderful with this salsa!)

For more information on the Mapleside Farms festival, click here.