Lucy Buffett’s—Jimmy’s sister—Gulf shores restaurant, LuLu’s, may have all the colorful flair of a Caribbean resort, Check out some of Lucy’s favorite recipes from her own kitchen and restaurant. You might just want to plan a trip to Gulf Shores to try them out for yourself.
Chunky Cherry Tomato Salsa
2 pints cherry tomatoes
1/4 cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
1/2 cup finely chopped yellow onion
1 jalapeño, with seeds, finely chopped
3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice
1/2 teaspoon salt
Freshly ground black pepper to taste
1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.
2. Mix thoroughly and refrigerate.
LULU CLUE This fresh salsa is almost too simple to prepare, but so lovely over fresh grilled fish, a light Sunday morning omelet, or with tortilla chips and a beer. Jalapeño seeds add heat; if you want a milder salsa, remove the seeds.
Cathy Still Johnson