Best Pico De Gallo Recipe {Fresh Tomato Salsa}

It’s a happy day because the Best Pico de Gallo recipe sits at your fingertips right now. Pico de Gallo is the classically simple, fresh tomato salsa that’s made with only a few ingredients and tastes amazing over tacos, burritos, enchiladas, salads, and…chips!

  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 10 mins

Yield: 4-5 cups 1x


  • 1 pint sweet cherry tomatoes, diced (drain if desired)
  • 1 small sweet white (or red) onion, about 1 cup diced
  • 1 cup freshly chopped cilantro leaves
  • 1 large lime, juiced
  • 12 fresh jalapeño peppers, seeded and chopped
  • 1 tsp kosher salt


  1. In a medium bowl, gently fold all ingredients together until well incorporated. Cover, chill, and serve within a couple of hours.


Feel free to add the zest of your lime, if desired.

  • Category: appetizer, snack
  • Cuisine: Mexican