How do I make my home made salsa less spicy?

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  1. peeples profile image94
    peeplesposted 7 years ago

    How do I make my home made salsa less spicy?

    Ok so I made a big batch and I guess I put too many peppers in it because now my husband can't eat it. Can I just add more tomato or is there another way to calm the amount of heat? I don't want to ruin it or waste it, any ideas?

  2. Attikos profile image74
    Attikosposted 7 years ago

    Acid, sugar and butterfat all tame the heat of peppers. Depending on your salsa, you could add any of those, say the juice of a lime or a lemon. Stir it well, let it rest a while, taste it, and do more if you need to.

  3. ChristinS profile image44
    ChristinSposted 7 years ago

    add a pinch of sugar and some lime juice to help cut the heat and keep it flavorful.

    1. profile image47
      Camille Pegramposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yes I would do the same, plus the lime adds a hint of tang.

  4. crazyhorsesghost profile image72
    crazyhorsesghostposted 7 years ago

    First of all wear gloves. Then cut your peppers open and wash away the seeds inside the peppers and then chop them up. You'll be getting rid of a lot of the fire this way.

    What you have already made though can not really be changed other than to use less of it.

  5. ChitrangadaSharan profile image82
    ChitrangadaSharanposted 6 years ago

    Adding onion paste fried in butter, will turn the salsa less spicy. You can even add honey to it.

 
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