Argentinian Chimichurri

Ingredients

1 7/100 ounces Fresh Parsley
2 tablespoons Oregano, fresh or dry
1 teaspoon Rosemary, fresh or dry
2 tablespoons Cayenne Pepper
2 tablespoons Paprika
3 cloves Garlic
1 tablespoon Thyme, fresh or dry
1 cup Vinegar
1 cup Olive Oil
2 tablespoons Rock Salt
1/2 cup Water
3 tablespoons White Wine such as Torront├ęs (optional)

Preparation

1
Chop the garlic and fresh herbs together and put in a bowl.
2
Prepare the salty water ("salumera" in Argentina) by combining salt and water in a pot and boiling until salt is integrated.
3
Let the salt water cool.
4
Mix salt water with the chopped garlic and herbs.
5
Add vinegar, olive oil, wine, and black pepper. Stir.
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About

This recipe for a traditional Argentinian Chimichurri comes from the Familia Zuccardi Winery restaurant in Mendoza, Argentina, and is lovely served over grilled beef.

It is best prepared a day ahead and kept in the fridge to allow flavors to meld.

Photo by: Flickr user Girl Interrupted Eating

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Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 5:55am

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