Fresh Pepper Salsa

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This is a tomato-less salsa made with crunchy, juicy bell peppers and tangy, sweet pomegranate. You can serve this salsa with crackers, burgers or roasted chicken.

  • 1 Red pepper, seeded and finely diced
  • 1 Green pepper, seeded and finely diced
  • 1 Yellow pepper, seeded and finely diced
  • 1 Small onion, peeled and finely diced
  • 1 cup Pomegranate seeds
  • 2 tbsp Chopped parsley
  • 1 clove Garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp Chilli flakes
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
  • 2-3 tbsp Fresh lime juice
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  1. Stir together all ingredients. Let stand 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Season to taste with additional salt and pepper.
  2. Salsa will keep in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. | © 2015 | | © 2015 |


Rosa's Yummy Yums 29/12/15 08:17

Fresh, colourful and delicious!

Best wishes for 2016!



Ana Regalado 29/12/15 10:14

Love the vibrant color of this refreshingly delicious salsa , very festive ! Great side dish to any meat dishes .

Happy Holidays , Angie !!!!!

Shashi 29/12/15 13:41

OOh - what a delightful combination of juicy bell peppers and tangy, sweet pomegranate, Angie! This is not only such a pretty salad but the combination of flavors sounds delicious!

Monica 29/12/15 13:56

Love the festive, vibrant colors. Makes a wonderful appetizer with friends.

Nava K 29/12/15 15:10

Yes, this has to be my all time fav. Love the tang and zang.

Melanie @ Melanie Cooks 29/12/15 18:19

What delicious looking salsa! Amazing colors! I never thought of using pomegranate seeds in a salsa - what a great unique idea!

Ashley@CookNourishBliss 29/12/15 19:50

What fantastic colors!! This is definitely my kind of salsa! Sounds awesome! Happy New Year!!

beyondkimchee 29/12/15 21:45

Beautiful colors! This will be a perfect salsa for pepper lovers! Love the pomegranate on top!

fimere 29/12/15 22:24

une salade estivale et délicieuse
bonne année

Pamela @ Brooklyn Farm Girl 29/12/15 22:25

Looks like my new favorite salsa! Would love this on tacos too!

Evelyne CulturEatz 29/12/15 22:27

Great take on salsa with other veggies. And pomegranates a re perfect for the sweet acidic balance. I have one in the fridge. Happy New Year to you and your family!

Vicki Bensinger 29/12/15 22:40

Salsa is one of those dishes you can eat year round swapping out whatever ingredients are in season. It can make a heavier meal feel light. This looks fantastic and ideal for the holidays with the pomegranate seeds.

Herbs Spices and Tradition 30/12/15 01:38

I like this type of colorful salsa because it really refreshing.

motherrimmy 30/12/15 01:47

What a terrific idea to add pomegranate seeds. They'd impart a nice sweetness to balance the spicy!

Gingi 30/12/15 02:45

OMG, I have everything to make this!!! I need to go do this NOW!!! -

Green Thumb 30/12/15 05:42

I love salsa! this one you made matches the season!

Rafeeda AR 30/12/15 05:50

I would have the salsa off the bowl, I don't need the crackers! Totally delicious and a riot of colors there!

Cheri Savory Spoon 30/12/15 14:55

Love the freshness and flavors of this salsa, exactly what I have been craving. Happy Holidays Angie!

Beena 30/12/15 15:12

Colourfull and healthy. Cheers happy 2016

Nancy Chan 30/12/15 15:16

Colourful salsa to welcome the New Year!

[Reply] 30/12/15 15:34

This can be serve on a multitude of ways. The perfect healthy party food for the end of the year!

SavoringTime in the Kitchen 30/12/15 20:48

I'd be able to eat this all on it's own :) How pretty and festive it looks, Angie. I love the chili flakes and lime juice to give it a little zesty flavor too.

Claudia 30/12/15 21:06

Oh how I love this! I spent the morning in the produce aisle of a grocery - vowing to stay away from sugar until - you know - Valentine's Day! The bright colors are welcome and I am craving vegetables and fruit! Happy New Year, Angie! May it be grand!

MunatyCooking 30/12/15 21:20

Festive colors and a great combination. Looks perfect to me!

Unknown 30/12/15 23:43

I love all the beautiful colors here! Happy New Year Angie!!

Gourmet Getaways 31/12/15 01:17

Oh how delicious! I love the look of your yummy salsa!
Have a beautiful New Year.
Thanks for sharing,
Gourmet Getaways

Liz That Skinny Chick Can Bake 31/12/15 01:18

Such a gorgeous salsa! I love the addition of pom arils. Happy New Year, Angie!!! xo

Tania | My Kitchen Stories 31/12/15 01:42

Roasted chicken would be my pick for this heavenly salsa. Happy New year Angie and thanks for being part of my year. Best wishes. See you in 2016 x

Geri Saucier 31/12/15 02:28

Delicious salsa recipe. I love the flavor of the peppers and pomegranate seeds. I also love the colors.

Tricia Buice 31/12/15 02:37

I love the sound of this salsa Angie - it looks so fresh and inviting. Hope you have a very Happy New Year!

Oli and Gina 31/12/15 03:09

Deeelightful! And as always, fab photography. Happy New Year, Angie.

Oli and Gina

kitchen flavours 31/12/15 03:09

Such a beautiful colourful bowl of salasa, and all my favourite ingredients too! Lovely!
Happy New Year!

chow and chatter 31/12/15 05:45

this looks great and adore pomegranate happy new year

tigerfish 31/12/15 06:12

This vibrant refreshing tomato-less salsa is so welcoming for the winter months.

Barbara 31/12/15 12:46

I love the look of that salsa, Angie. Great idea to use pomegrante seeds.
Happy New Year!

Honey Bee Sweets 31/12/15 13:38

Love how you would incorporate fruits and vegetables that are in season to your recipes! The colours are so beautiful too. Happy New Year Angie! ;)

Christine Ho 31/12/15 14:00

I love your idea of adding ruby red pomegranate. So beautiful.
Happy New Year, Angie.

grace 31/12/15 14:10

it's brilliant to put pomegranate seeds in a salsa--what a great addition! this looks refreshing and delicious, no dippers required. :)

Kathy 31/12/15 17:08

Your salsa looks wonderfully healthy and delicious! Love the addition of pomegranate seeds. A must try! Wishing you a Happy and Healthy New Year, Angie!

Ivy 31/12/15 17:34

Very festive! Wishing you a Happy New Year!

Roz | La Bella Vita Cucina 31/12/15 18:31

Since I just love all of the new creations of fruit and/or vegetable salsa's and dips, I KNOW that I'll love this recipe. I especially love the addition of the pomegranate! Pinned for future noshing!!!

Amanda 31/12/15 20:41

This salsa looks great. I love the combination of peppers, lime, and pomegranate seeds. I could definitely eat a lot of this. Happy New Year!

Torviewtoronto 31/12/15 21:14

colourful salsa Happy New Year

Pam 31/12/15 21:37

Crunchy and tangy works for me, thanks for the recipe. Here's wishing you the best in the New Year, Happy New Year!

Królowa Karo 31/12/15 22:50

Looks very delicous! And so beautiful colors! :)

Catherine 31/12/15 23:18

Dear Angie, a delicious and fresh salsa and healthy too!
A very happy and blessed New Year to you!! xoxo Catherine

lena 1/1/16 17:51

dear angie, hope the new year 2016 will be as vibrant and healthy just like this beautiful salad of yours!

Karen (Back Road Journal) 1/1/16 20:02

Yum, this would go great along side my new year's dinner. Speaking of which, wishing you all the best in the coming year, Angie.

ZazaCook 1/1/16 21:54

Looks so so delicious! Wishing you a very happy and healthy New Year! Thank you for all your support in 2015, reading and commenting on my blog!

norma chang 1/1/16 22:42

Love the addition of pomegranate seeds, adds a very festive touch. All the best for the New Year.

Unknown 2/1/16 08:43

what a lovely and healthy salsa
I really love the addition of pomegranate seeds! It's so creative!
Happy New Year!

Nammi 2/1/16 15:14

Hi! thats a colourful salad! never combined pomergranate in savory salad esp with peppers, looks delicious! happy new year!!

Amy (Savory Moments) 2/1/16 15:29

This is such a beautiful, bright, and healthy salsa!

fimere 2/1/16 21:09

bonne et heureuse année 2016

Agness 3/1/16 05:29

Is it very spicy? I'm not a big fan of hot food, but girl, it could be a great side salad! :) Mniam!

Kelly 3/1/16 05:35

Happy New Year, Angie! I love all the pretty colors in this salsa! It looks so fresh and delicious!

Unknown 3/1/16 15:45

Wow!! Fresh pepper salsa looks perfect. Beautiful and colorful. Love it. Yum Yum :)

Velva 3/1/16 17:33

Now, that is a little summer in winter. Looks delightful.

Happy New Year Angie!


Beth 3/1/16 21:03

I'm always looking for an alternative to tomato salsa. This looks like a winner! I love the peppers you've used, and the pomegranate is gorgeous.

Alida @mylittleitaliankitchen 3/1/16 21:33

What a fresh and healthy way to start off the new year. Happy 2016!

Sweta (My Indian Dietitian) 3/1/16 23:03

Happy New Year Angie!Here's to a New Year full of new adventures and new beginnings. Wishing you a Happy, HEALTHY and prosperous New Year!

Koko 3/1/16 23:27

Nothing like fresh salsa- so good! The colours look so festive and delicious!

Dawn @ Words Of Deliciousness 4/1/16 03:03

I love the bright color of this salsa. Looks yummy.
Happy New Year to you Angie. I hope 2016 is a wonderful year for you.

Sharon D. 4/1/16 06:02

Happy New Year, Angie! It's the prettiest looking salsa and I bet it tastes awesome. ^.^

Choclette 4/1/16 22:13

This looks so colourful and delightful. I love sweet crunchy bell peppers, but never think to have them like this. Lovely idea. Wishing you all the best for 2016 Angie.

Big Rigs 'n Lil' Cookies 5/1/16 05:13

This sounds wonderful. I love how you added Pomegranate seeds. I bet there burst of sweetness makes this dip over the top!

Nippon Nin 5/1/16 07:08

Colorful! And pretty!

I hope you had wonderful holidays! Wishing you a very happy new year!

Pam 5/1/16 16:34

It looks colorful and delicious!

Kushigalu 6/1/16 02:23

Its so beautiful and healthy!

Reeni 6/1/16 02:35

So bright and beautiful - not to mention delicious Angie - just what I need after the holidays! Wishing you the best in 2016!

mjskit 6/1/16 03:20

Happy 2016 Angie! Love fresh salsas like this! So crunchy and flavorful. Great mix of sweet peppers with spice and pomegranate seeds - that was ingenious!

Marcelle 6/1/16 06:46

Love this tomato-less salsa and I will have to make it! Beautiful pictures :)

noobcook 6/1/16 08:42

Love the bright colours and fresh flavours in this salad!

Sweet Posy Dreams 6/1/16 16:30

Looks fab. The pomegranate is an interesting addition.

Unknown 7/1/16 02:46

Super fresh and delicious and it goes well with so many dishes!

Emma @ Bake Then Eat 10/1/16 01:35

Oh I love this, pass the chips please :D

FLAVZCORNER 29/1/16 02:52

That's a colorful and refreshing salsa!! Loved the addition of pomegranate seeds.


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