Salsa Verde Dishes

Recipes Prepared with Salsa Verde

Looking for recipes that use salsa verde? Here is the complete list of dishes. There is a one for everyone. Tacos, enchiladas, tortas, pork, chicken…


Chilaquiles Verdes with Chicken

Traditional Mexican Chilaquiles is an all-time favorite breakfast dish. It’s a mixture of corn tortilla chips and shredded chicken bathed in green salsa and topped with Mexican cream, ranchero cheese, and thinly sliced red onion.

Chilaquiles Verdes with Chicken

Chorizo and Egg Breakfast Burritos

Chorizo, egg, potato and avocado breakfast burritos with ranchero cheese and salsa verde.

Chorizo and Egg Breafast Burrito Recipe

California Breakfast Tacos

California breakfast tacos with egg, bacon, potato, avocado, queso fresco and red onion on hot flour tortillas. Tasty, filling and easy to prepare.

Breakfast Tacos Egg Bacon Potato

Bacon, Potato, Egg Breakfast Tacos

Easy chorizo and potato tacos topped with salsa verde just like at the taco stand.

Potato Chorizo Tacos
Potato and Chorizo Tacos

Scrambled Egg Torta with Salsa Verde

Breakfast tortas prepared with scrambled eggs and salsa verde just like the ones like Doña Estela sold in the San Juan park in front of our photographer’s elementary school in Cuernavaca, Morelos.

Scrambled Egg Torta with Salsa Verde


Asadero Cheese Tacos with Salsa Verde

Vegetarian tacos made with chunks of asadero cheese softened in a spicy roasted green tomato salsa served on warm corn tortillas.

Asadero Cheese Salsa Verde and Cilantro in Molcajete

Tomatillo Chicken

Tomatillo chicken, called pollo entomadado, prepared with skinless chicken thighs and legs, and white potatoes simmered with tangy tomatillos and chipotle chile in adobo sauce.

Mexican Tomatillo Chicken Dish

Chicken Enchiladas with Salsa Verde

Authentic shredded chicken enchiladas in homemade salsa verde garnished with Mexican cream, ranchero cheese and thinly sliced red onion rings.

Chicken Enchiladas with Salsa Verde

Pork Chops in Salsa Verde

Recipe for Mexican pork chops in salsa verde, chuletas de puerco en salsa verde. A quick, easy and delicious weeknight meal.

pork chops in salsa verde

Arrachera Tacos with Salsa Verde

Arrachera (skirt steak) tacos served with a fresh tomatillo verde salsa and charred spring onions on corn tortillas, just like they serve in Northern Mexico.

Arrachera Skirt Steak Tacos

Shredded Beef Tacos with Salsa Verde

Authentic taquería style shredded beef tacos on corn tortillas garnished with finely chopped onion, cilantro, lime juice and salsa verde

Shredded Beef Taco on Rustic Clay Plate


Fresh Tomatillo Salsa Verde

If you like your salsa hot and sharp, you will enjoy this recipe for a fresh tomatillo salsa verde (green sauce). It is a very easy to make uncooked salsa.

Fresh Tomatillo Salsa Verde

Roasted Jalapeño Salsa

Intensely flavored pan roasted jalapeño salsa which packs some heat. The peppery flavor of the jalapeños is front and center and enhanced by onion, garlic, cilantro and lime juice.

Roasted Jalapeño Salsa

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