The easiest pickled red onion recipe ever! Good for everyone of your favorite tacos!
Prep Time 15minutes
Marinate Time 1hour
Total Time 1hour15minutes
1large red onionsliced thin
1habanero, serrano or jalapeno, thinly sliced
1tspcrushed Mexican oregano
Juice of 1 large lime
Salt to taste
Combine all of the ingredients in the order listed. Toss well to combine. Cover and let sit for 1 hour, stirring now and then.
Transfer to glass jars and chill until ready to serve.
To this pickled red onion recipe , you can add beets, grilled or charred chile peppers, thin sliced cucumber, jicama, and more. Avoid adding uncooked whole peppers unless they have a thin layer of flesh, like these yellow chile guero.