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Pineapple Cucumber Salsa

It’s hard to beat the sweet, tangy taste of fresh salsa on a hot summer day. This makes a great topping for grilled fish or chicken. If serving with chips, be sure you have enough—it’ll go fast. Teri Rasey — Cadillac, Michigan
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    2-1/2 cups

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups finely chopped fresh pineapple
  • 1 cup finely chopped seedless cucumber
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons chopped seeded jalapeno pepper
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon grated lime zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • In a large bowl, combine all ingredients. Cover and refrigerate until serving.
Editor's Note
Wear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.
Nutrition Facts
1/4 cup: 18 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 60mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 1g fiber), 0 protein.

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