Got to Be NC
Recipe by: Lisa Prince

Tri-color Apple Salsa

Apples add a nice sweet flavor to salsa with a crunch.  If you like heat in your salsa, add a diced jalapeno pepper. This salsa would also be delicious served with chicken, fish or pork.

Servings: 4
Cook Time: Prep Time: 20 minutes; Total Time: 20 minutes
Meal Type: Appetizer
NC Ingredients: apples, tomatoes, green pepper, green onions

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cup Granny Smith Apple, diced
cup Golden Delicious Apple, diced
cup Honeycrisp Apple, diced
cup grape tomatoes, diced
cup green pepper, diced
Tbsp. green onion (light green part), sliced
cup Vermont sharp white cheddar, cut into ¼” cubes
cup olive oil
Juice from 1 lime
Salt and pepper to taste
Tortilla chips


Combine first seven ingredients in a large bowl. Then add olive oil and lime juice. Season with salt and pepper. Serve with tortilla chips.


Recipes found on this page are from Got to Be NC members, staff, industry partners and Stove Side Chats. Stove Side Chats is Got to Be NC’s cooking show hosted by restaurant marketing specialist Chad Blackwelder. This series invites chefs and home cooks from around the state to teach you how to cook with in-season North Carolina deliciousness.