Green She-Man Sauce

Salsa Macha Verde

Preparation info
  • Makes about

    1 cup

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Zarela's Veracruz: Mexico's Simplest Cuisine

By Zarela Martínez

Published 2001

  • About

In San Andrés Tuxtla, we were treated to a magnificent luncheon at La Caperucita, a magnet for good eating in the Tuxtlas area. (The restaurant’s name refers to the fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood, “Caperucita Roja,” which is also the brand name of a popular cheese.) Elodia Guevara Chávez and Juan Pablo Chávez Guevara, the mother-and-son team who built up the restaurant from its humble beginnings as a hamburger cart, pulled out all the stops to welcome us and introduce