Orange Salsa Fresca
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Cara Cara Orange Salsa Fresca

Fresh & flavorful! This Cara Cara Orange Salsa Fresca is delicious on fish tacos, or simply for dipping your chips into.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Dips and Sauces
Cuisine: Gluten Free, Mexican, Vegan
Keyword: fruit salsa
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 29kcal
Author: EA Stewart, RD | Registered Dietitian Nutritionist


  • 2 Cara Cara Oranges peeled & cut into ~ 1/4 inch chunks
  • 1 cup chopped red onion
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro
  • 2 limes juiced
  • 2 1/2 tsp chopped jalapeno with seeds for spicy version, or omit seeds for mild version
  • salt to taste


  • Combine all ingredients in bowl. Store in a well sealed container in the refrigerator until ready to serve. 


Can't find Cara Cara oranges? Any sweet, juicy oranges will work well too.


Calories: 29kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 75mg | Potassium: 116mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 235IU | Vitamin C: 26.2mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 0.2mg