Cold Dishes for Hot Weather

Salsa is where it's at in the summer. It's cool when it comes to the temperature, but hot as far as spiciness. If it makes you sweat, that actually keeps your body cooler. There's a reason hotter regions favor spicy food. This fresh tomatillo salsa recipe has a pleasant kick of heat. You will need tomatillos, serrano chiles, coarsely and garlic cloves to whip up this salsa verde.