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Recipe: Chirmol

Region
Central America and Mexico, Guatemala
Duration
20 minutes
Type
Recipe

Introduction

This is a traditional recipe from Guatemala. It is very easy to cook. Chirmol can accompany beans, meats, etc. and is good for vegetarians.

Materials & Procedures

Materials

  1. 10 tomatoes
  2. 1 onion
  3. Garlic
  4. Salt
  5. 1 T of lemon juice
  6. Chile picante

Procedures

  1. Dice tomatoes, onion, and garlic.
  2. Chill together.
  3. Add cilantro, lemon juice, and salt.

About the Author

Ana Isabel Mendez

This recipe was submitted to World Wise Schools by Ana Isabel Mendez, Project Specialist, Rural Home Preventive Health Project, Peace Corps/Guatemala.

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