Easy Sofrito Recipe

The foundation of many a great dish.
February 3, 2020, 12:00pm
Photo by Farideh Sadeghin

Makes 3 1/4 cups
Prep time: 15 minutes
Total time: 20 minutes


for the soffrito:
¾ cup|175 ml white vinegar
4 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed
1 ½ green bell peppers, cored, seeded, and roughly chopped
½ red bell pepper, cored, seeded, and roughly chopped
½ white onion, peeled and roughly chopped
1 bunch cilantro


Purée all of the ingredients in a food processor until slightly smooth. Soffrito will keep, refrigerated, for up to 1 week.

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