Bean dip and salsa and guacamole…yawn!  Why not try something new and pretty tasty and also pretty easy to make?  This little baby might just become a new staple at your parties. It is definitely a touchdown.

Tomatillo Garlic Dip


  • 8 tomatillos peeled and quartered
  • 2 tbsp garlic minced
  • 1 tbsp chicken base
  • 2 tsp cumin
  • 12 oz sour cream
  • 2 tbs green onion minced
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Peel and quarter tomatillos and place in sauce pan and cover with water.
  • Bring to a boil over medium high heat and cook until soft.
  • Drain well and place tomatillos in blender.
  • Add chicken base and cumin.
  • Blend until smooth.
  • Pour into bowl and add green onion and sour cream.
  • Mix until completely combined.
  • Salt and pepper to taste.
  • Place in refrigerator until it sets.