Sunday, April 29, 2012

Berry Salsa with Baked CinnamonTortilla Chips

I had some frozen mixed berries from Costco and wanted to make some berry salsa.  To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, I will serve this,  along with my taco salad, found here  I bought some Margarita glasses from CVS for $2.49 + 25% off that to serve the salsa in.   I used a beach towel for some color on my ourdoor table and my beautiful flower basket for my centerpiece.  Who says you need to spend a lot of $$$$ to have some fun?!!

Berry Salsa:
2 cups mixed berries of your choice
1 jalapeno, deveined, seeded and minced
1 slice red onion, minced
1/2 red pepper, chopped
1 lime, using the zest and the juice
Sweetener or sugar, if needed
Mix the first  four ingredients together.  Squeeze the lime over and add some of the zest.  Mix well.  Taste for desired sweetness.   Serve with Baked Cinnamon Tortilla chips.

Baked Cinnamon Tortilla Chips:                                 
I'm drinking some Apricot Chardonnay iced tea!

4 flour tortillas (I used low-carb)
2 T. melted butter
1/4 cup cinnamon/sugar

Brush the tortillas on both sides with the melted butter and sprinkle with the sugar/cinnamon mixture.  Cut the tortillas in eighths.  Put on a foil- lined baking sheet.  Bake at 450 degrees for 4-5 minutes per side.

I am sharing this with:

Mix It Up Monday!
On the Menu Monday
Tea Time Tuesday at Rose Chintz Cottage
Your Cozy Home Party
Crazy Sweet Tuesday
Rock 'n Share Party
Add some Greek yogurt and then you'll have your protein for a quick lunch!
The Bunny Hop
Let's Dish!
Full Plate Thursday
Foodie Friday
Pink Saturday
Sweets for Saturday
Link 'n Greet Party
Seasonal Sundays
Don't these flowers add so much color and fun?


  1. Oh the berry salsa looks good. Your beautiful pink cloth is perfect for the table especially with the basket of purple flowers.

  2. oh my this looks just DELISH!!! I will for sure bookmark this awesome treat. Thanks Kitty!

  3. Looks wonderful,I will try it! Thanks for sharing Joann

  4. This sounds amazing! I have everything except the berries, jalapeno and fruit sound great together:@)

  5. Kitty, that looks so delicious! I love the idea of cinnamon flavored chips with it! Thank you so much for visiting Take Six!

  6. Beautiful and delicious, Kitty!

    Thanks for stopping by.

  7. Wish I could join you for this tasty lunch Kitty. The flowers in your hanging basket are pretty and should look stunning come summer.

  8. Kitty, Your table looks so bright and colorful! Looks delicious too. Your tea sounds good. Speaking of margarita glasses...Crystal lite makes a margarita flavored drink mix and it is quite good.
    Have a great day!

  9. That looks so good, Kitty! I'll bet it's very refreshing in the Summer, too!

  10. The Berry Salsa and Cinnamon Chips sound very good and your margarita glass is such a cute serving piece! The table looks so inviting!

  11. Hello Kitty,
    I have got to try this! My mouth is watering just thinking about it; yum! The glass makes a cute serving piece too. Thanks so much for sharing the recipe and have a lovely day.


  12. Hi darling, I must try this, I think Mr. P will love it. Your beautiful glass makes it even more appealing. Thanks so much for sharing the recipe. hugs ~lynne~

  13. Incredible photographs, yummy recipe and very pretty flowers.

  14. The berry salsa looks so much prettier in those glasses! I love your recipes! I'm going to put your blog in my list of favs! Thanks!

  15. Kitty,
    This sounds refreshing and different. Thank you for shaing. Those are very pretty flowers.

  16. Hi Kitty!

    The salsa and chips look delish... but my eye goes to that beautiful flower centerpiece!

    Thanks for sharing at my party!

    xoxo Bunny Jean

  17. Your recipe sounds so good! Your flowers and the wire basket look marvelous! I bet that is going to be sensational as it matures!

  18. Not only does the recipe sound wonderful, I really love the presentation in the margarita glass. I pinned it before even commenting!

  19. That sounds like a very refreshing dish! Love the fun table! You are right, you don't have to spend lots to have a cute and fun table!! hugs, Linda

  20. Your berry salsa looks so scrumptious, Kitty. What a pretty presentation!..Christine

  21. What a fun tablescape. Love the tablecloth! The berry salsa looks delicious!

  22. I really like the idea of the baked chips. I'm going to try that. It seems to me like those would make a really good snack all by themselves!

  23. Kitty, this table is wonderful. I love the metal basket of flowers and the recipe.. well it's right up my alley. Something I have to make this weekend! xo marlis

  24. Lovely, so colorful! Great idea to use the towel as a cloth! I don't eat peppers, but I'll leave them out and try it, chips sound yummy!
    Thanks for linking to Let's Dish!

  25. This sounds really good. We are celebrating graduation this weekend and I hope to make this for the picnic! Thanks for sharing

  26. I've never seen this idea, but I LOVE it. The salsa and chips look very yummy, and I am sure my family would love these. Thanks so much for sharing the recipe at my party. Life's been crazy lately, so I'm very sorry it has taken so long to visit you.

  27. This looks deliciously refreshing! Definitely adding it to my recipe file. Love the glasses that you used for serving.

  28. I love that bag of frozen berries from Costco. So versatile. Brilliant Idea! I love all of the flavors you have in this simple & great outdoor tablescape.

  29. So yummy! Love those chips. You had me at cinnamon. :)

  30. I don't think I've ever heard of berry salsa. What a neat idea (and a good way to use up frozen berries, besides smoothies!).

    - The Tablescaper

  31. A wonderful presentation!

    Happy Pink Saturday!


  32. O, Kitty.....I want some right now..!!

  33. Oh, will I try this! Looks yummy. Beautiful presentation.
    Have a beautiful weekend ~
    TTFN ~

  34. Sooo pretty and yummy! Happy Pink Saturday!

    My Pink, I am also inviting you to link up with my color Connection meme.

  35. Hi Kitty: I'm Connie at, a new GFC friend. I would love it if you stop by and be mine, too.
    This looks fantastic, and easy. Thanks for sharing.

  36. Looks like a lovely and yummy way to celebrate a fun day!!
    Happy Pink Saturday!

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  38. Looks delicious!

    My Pink, have a great weekend!

  39. I love all the touches of pink!

    Happy pink Saturday, Happy Derby Day and ¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

    Please stop by and enter my celebrate spring/moms giveaway.

  40. Hi Kitty,
    Thank you so much for sharing your awesome recipe with Full Plate Thursday. Hope you are having a great week.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen


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