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Store bought Salsa

Postby Son of Butch » Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:30 am

The Best store bought salsa.... Chi-Chi's

The Bad.... Mrs Renfro's
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Postby ga.prime » Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:02 am

Homemade pico de gallo is easy to make, just as affordable, and hugely preferable. The best bottled store bought salsa is not good.
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Postby Aaron » Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:13 am

All crap. Homemade is best.
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Postby slick4591 » Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:17 am

He!! on the Red is the best I can find around here.
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Postby cowgirl8 » Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:50 am

Pace has a green sauce now that is good. They also have a restaurant style that's pretty good.
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Postby TN Cattle Man » Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:06 am

I agree with most that homemade is always the best!!!
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Postby kucala5 » Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:21 am

Clint's Texas Salsa :cboy:
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby greybeard » Mon Oct 23, 2017 10:30 am

slick4591 wrote:He!! on the Red is the best I can find around here.

It's not bad and something made in a place called Telephone Tx has it's own allure anyway.
Stuff from the major brands tho (Pace--Old El Paso etc) is just crap..too sweet and made for the masses.
Smaller 'micro' brands tend to be better.
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Postby cowgirl8 » Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:53 pm

I walked by my now deserted garden and saw a giant red tomato... I was like 'What the heck'...found another too when I bent down to get the first.....
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby 1982vett » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:25 pm

greybeard wrote:
slick4591 wrote:He!! on the Red is the best I can find around here.

It's not bad and something made in a place called Telephone Tx has it's own allure anyway.
Stuff from the major brands tho (Pace--Old El Paso etc) is just crap..too sweet and made for the masses.
Smaller 'micro' brands tend to be better.

I liked Pace until Campbell Soup got ahold of it and changed/ruined it.
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby DLD » Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:44 pm

I didn’t know what happened to Pace. I used to like it better, I wasn’t sure if it had changed or if it was just my taste changing. We’ve been buying On The Border - don’t know that it’s great, but it’s better.
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby boondocks » Tue Oct 24, 2017 12:07 am

Frontera is the best (Rick Bayless')
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby greybeard » Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:52 am

DLD wrote:I didn’t know what happened to Pace. I used to like it better, I wasn’t sure if it had changed or if it was just my taste changing.

For decades, it was made (as the commercial said) "right here in San Antonio Texas"..
They moved from San Antonio to Paris Texas, made in the Campbells plant at intersection of the loop and US 82. Went "all natural/gluten free".
Not much good come out of Paris Tx.


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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby greybeard » Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:05 am

boondocks wrote:Frontera is the best (Rick Bayless')

ConAgra now. Bayless sold it.
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Re: Store bought Salsa

Postby wacocowboy » Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:35 pm

Herdez is the best
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