Strawberry Tomato Salsa (Naturally Gluten Free)

If you are seeking a refreshing summer recipe, this strawberry tomato salsa is it! It is often served with fish, however, you can also serve it with chicken or pork. It makes a great dip for tortilla chips or serve it as a salad atop a bed of baby greens. Either way you serve it, those who have never tried it, usually thoroughly enjoy it.

Strawberry Tomato Salsa


Yield: Makes about 3 cups of salsa.

Strawberry Tomato Salsa

A refreshing gluten free salsa made with strawberries and tomatoes. Top salads, fish, pork, chicken, or greens.


  • 1 lb. ripe strawberries, stemmed, cored, and diced (a 1 pint basket usually weighs 3/4 lb.)
  • 3/4 lb. ripe tomatoes (2 medium whole) or (appx. 18 cherry), cored, seeded, and diced
  • 1/4 cup diced sweet/yellow onions
  • 1 - 2 Tablespoons chopped fresh basil (or mint or cilantro)
  • 2 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar (or white or balsamic)
  • 1 Tablespoon fruit juice (apple, pineapple, orange, lemon)
  • 1/2 teaspoon fine sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar (or equivalent sugar-free substitute)
  • Fresh ground pepper, to taste (optional)


  1. Add the strawberries, tomatoes, and onion to a large bowl. Top them with the chopped basil.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the remaining ingredients and pour it on top of the strawberry mixture. Toss them gently together and refrigerate until chilled, about 2 hours.
  3. Serve with chips, as a condiment with fish, chicken, or pork, or to top a bed of greens to serve as a salad.

2 Replies to “Strawberry Tomato Salsa (Naturally Gluten Free)”

  1. Interesting idea. I have never thought about pairing strawberries with tomatoes, but I guess it makes sense, since they are fruits as well. I could especially imagine that this works well with the cherry tomatoes.

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