Good news! You don't have to buy your salsa in a jar from the grocery store anymore. Making your own salsa at home can be almost as easy as store-bought — and it'll taste way better fresh. Here are seven of our favorite recipes to liven up all your dishes:

1. Cooked green salsa (salsa verde)

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2. Mexican grandma salsa

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3. Roasted poblano salsa

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4. Next day grilled corn, pineapple, and peach salsa

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5. Grilled salsa

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6. Roasted salsa verde

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7. Chicken tostadas with salsa macha and asparagus-radish slaw

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This story was originally published on Food52.com: 7 zippy salsas worthy of your favorite chips.