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Synonyms for tomatillo

Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoes

annual of Mexico and southern United States having edible purplish viscid fruit resembling small tomatoes

small edible yellow to purple tomato-like fruit enclosed in a bladderlike husk

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TOMATILLO SALSA Successful plants will produce around a pound of fruit a season.
One of the special dishes that the truck prepares is the Al Pastor Sirloin, which is made with beef sirloin, grilled pineapple and roasted tomatillo salsa wrapped in a corn tortilla.
Ginnie Grilley, a volunteer Master Food Preserver with the OSU Extension Service, was in charge of showing the crowd how to make salsa with tomatillos, also known as the Mexican husk tomato.
In the study zones in Puebla and Morelos, sampling sites were established in tomato, pepper, tomatillo, onion, zucchini, and cucumber crops.
It is proven to control powdery mildews disease on melons, cucumber, zucchini, cane berries, tomatoes, tomatillo, eggplant, peppers, grapes and ornamentals; and alternaria on tomatoes and potatoes; as well as anthracnose on avocado, mango, papaya and citrus.
Heat small flour tortillas, top with pulled pork and garnish with fresh cilantro, sour cream, shredded Jack cheese and green tomatillo salsa.
It contains three of our all-time favorite recipes--lemon guacamole, tomatillo salsa, and cashew cheese sauce--making it extra tasty.
Next, we ordered one of the more interesting items on the menu, the Turducken scotch egg with turkey and duck sausage, tomatillo sauce and garlic mayo.
At the same time, I didn't want it to be just another 1-note mild tomatillo sauce, so I upped the flavor ante by using chile Tepin to raise the heat to a medium, and incorporated the subtle yet complex flavors of alderwood smoke, green tomatillo, toasted onion and roasted garlic.
Jean Dobson, by email CAROL: Since you're talking about picking fruit, your plant is probably the cape gooseberry or tomatillo. Fruit should be picked like a tomato.
- Jean Dobson, by email CAROL: This is a big family of plants but since you're talking about picking fruit, yours is probably the cape gooseberry or tomatillo. Fruit should be picked like a tomato.
"Powerfully Delicious, Complete & Ready-to-Eat," says the label of Earthbound Farm Organic Tomatillo Black Bean Protein Energy PowerMeal.
SaSo makes three sauces: three-pepper tomatillo, roasted red chipotle, and chile pequin.
prepared horseradish Juice of one lime (Key lime if available) Salt and black pepper to taste Avocado and Tomatillo Salsa 6 tomatillos 1 medium white onion 4 ripe Roma (plum) tomatoes 1 cup cilantro leaves 2 ripe Florida avocados 1/4-cup olive oil 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar Salt and black pepper to taste Remove husks from tomatillos and chop, with the onion, in a food processor.