3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Food > Food Talk And Fabulous Finds

Food Talk And Fabulous Finds Recipes, Healthy Cooking, and General Food Topics

Salsa

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-20-2009, 12:33 PM   #1
WW Moderator
 
Jennifer 3FC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Posts: 6,049

Default Salsa

For most of my life, I've hated grocery store Salsa. It has a 'taste' about it - I guess it is the preservatives. I had one brand that I liked, but became impossible to find several years ago. And now over the past week I found two that I really like. Triggers Pineapple Salsa (regional, but slowly working it's way across the country) and Herdez Salsa Verde. Oh my gosh, I can't get enough of them! The Triggers is very thick, so it's good on a baked potato. The Herdez is very thin (plus an incredible salty-tangy flavor), so I poured it all over tofu and veggie fajitas that we had the other night.

What do you like to do with your salsa?
__________________
We're fat chicks, not doctors. Please see your physician before taking advice found on the internet.
Jennifer 3FC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-2009, 09:58 AM   #2
Isabella
 
retiredone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Newfoundland, Canada
Posts: 2,565

S/C/G: 180/154.5/125

Height: 5 feet 2 inches

Default

I like salsa on scrambled eggs and nachos and mexican food of course.
__________________
Isabella



2012
Bike: 1613.03 Kilometres
retiredone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-2009, 10:57 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Jacquie668's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: USA, NJ
Posts: 984

S/C/G: 340/278/170

Height: 5'5"

Default

If I make my own salsa (i usually do a mango salsa) then I put that over a salad and use that as my dressing. No oil, sweet and spicy.

Store bought I like that with crackers or chips, or I dip veggies into it. I especially like the Desert Pepper Trading Co. salsas, but anything with a bit of a sweet flavor I like.

Salsa with hummus and baked chips...that is like a junk food for me lol. I also do lettuce tacos with raw food walnut meat, a few veggies in there tossed in, and salsa. Very good.
__________________



Weight Loss Progress: June 08-June 09: -63lbs

Jacquie668 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2009, 10:36 PM   #4
Starting Over
 
Hamoco350's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: WV
Posts: 527

S/C/G: 306/293/213

Height: 5'7 1/2"

Default

Mmm, salsa! I always have to order it at our local Mexican restaraunt. They usually bring a customary appetizer of goat cheese dip for everyone at the table. I'm always the loser who asks for the salsa! Haha .. it's probably the best stuff ever, though, so I don't feel cheated.

My friends went to Taco Bell recently, and I ordered a taco off the Fresco line .. it had salsa instead of cheese, and was pretty good.
Hamoco350 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2009, 10:53 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
harrismm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: midwest
Posts: 1,344

Default

I love mine with rice...yummy.
__________________
harrismm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-23-2009, 11:37 PM   #6
Featherweight
 
AR4life's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Vancouver, BC
Posts: 555

S/C/G: 135/130/125

Height: 5'3.5"

Default

I taught my 3 grade 10 foods classes how to make salsa today, it was quite the sight...lol
I am going to store the jars away for a while and then they can make oven baked taco chips (large tortillas cut up) to scoop it and eat it up.
Simple but very tasty!
__________________

AR4life is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:43 PM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2