Onion and Cilantro Relish with Garlic and Lemon
|1 large bunch of cilantro, leaves and stems, chopped finely|
|2 bunches of scallions, white parts only, sliced into small rings|
|1 clove garlic, minced|
|2 tbs extra virgin olive oil|
|zest from 1 lemon|
|juice from 1 lemon|
|kosher salt and fresh cracked black pepper to taste|
This is super simple relish to prepare. It marries cilantro with its natural partners of onions, garlic and lemon.
- Add all ingredients to a large non metallic bowl and mix well.
- Taste and adjust seasoning.
- Allow to sit at room temperature for 30 minutes before serving.
- May be served over burgers, hot dogs or just about anything that you want to have a spicy relish. This relish may also be used as a dip with crispy tortilla chips.