Skill level

Average: 3.7 (3 votes)


  • 5 jalapeño chillies
  • 2 green tomatoes (see Note), quartered
  • ¼ green capsicum, seeded
  • 1 garlic clove
  • ½ onion
  • 125 ml (½ cup) water

Cook's notes

Oven temperatures are for conventional; if using fan-forced (convection), reduce the temperature by 20˚C. | We use Australian tablespoons and cups: 1 teaspoon equals 5 ml; 1 tablespoon equals 20 ml; 1 cup equals 250 ml. | All herbs are fresh (unless specified) and cups are lightly packed. | All vegetables are medium size and peeled, unless specified. | All eggs are 55-60 g, unless specified.


Makes 2½ cups

To make the sauce, place all the ingredients in a blender and blend until almost smooth. Season with salt. The sauce will keep in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 3 weeks.


• Green tomatoes are available from selected greengrocers and farmers’ markets.