Ajilimójili facts for kids
|Place of origin||Puerto Rico|
|Main ingredients||olive oil, garlic, cilantro or culantro, hot peppers, pepper, vinegar or citrus|
Ajilimójili is a combination of olive oil, garlic, cilantro, chilies, green bell pepper, cumin, oregano, vinegar, citrus (lemon, lime or sour orange) chopped or blended, simmered and cooled to serve. A variant, sweet ajilimójili, adds ingredients such as sweet red peppers, ajicitos, honey, tomato sauce and butter.
The sauce is one of the essential elements of Puerto Rican cooking.
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