Salsa de Arbol

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Salsa de Arbol
Salsa de Arbol
4 to 6 dried chiles de arbol
1/2 cup water
1 (14.5- oz.) can diced tomatoes
1/2 cup cilantro leaves lightly packed
1/4 cup onion minced
1 tsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 tsp. sugar
Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
Prep time: 10 minutes, Cook time: 10 minutes

Cut stems off chiles and cut open lengthwise; remove and discard seeds. Boil chiles in water for 10 minutes to soften. Place chiles and water in a blender container with 1/4 of the tomatoes and blend until smooth. Add remaining ingredients and pulse until tomatoes, cilantro and onion are finely chopped. Serve with chips or over any Mexican dish.

Makes 8 servings.
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