Jalapeno Relish

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Jalapeno Relish is just what you need to spice up your hot dogs and burgers this summer. It’s the perfect spicy, tangy condiment and simple to make from jarred pickled jalapenos and dill pickle chips.

Jalapeno Relish


In addition to pickled jalapenos and dill pickles, there’s also onion, garlic, black pepper, fresh dill, and a little tequila mixed in for flavor. If you don’t have tequila, just leave it out. It will still taste delicious.

Jalapeno Relish

Since you start with jarred jalapenos and pickles, it only takes a few minutes to make this jalapeno relish and it can pretty much be eaten right away. It gets even better after a few days.

You can either chop the jalapenos and pickles by hand or use a food processor.

Jalapeno Relish


This spicy relish will magically transform your burgers and hot dogs from bland to gourmet. But don’t stop there, use it to add some heat to your sandwiches too and if you like jalapenos on your scrambled eggs, try them with some of this jalapeno relish.

Jalapeno Relish makes a great topping for hot dogs

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Jalapeno Relish

Course: Condiment
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 10
Author: Christin Mahrlig
Jalapeno Relish is the perfect spicy, tangy condiment and simple to make from jarred pickled jalapenos and dill pickle chips.
Print Recipe


  • 2 cups sliced pickled jalapenos
  • 1 cup dill pickle chips
  • 1 tablespoon Tequila
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh dill
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon Tabasco sauce


  • Place all ingredients in a food processor and pulse until finely chopped. (Or you can finely chop the jalapenos and pickles with a knife and then mix them with the other ingredients.)
  • Chill for at least 1 hour before serving.

Recipe adapted from allrecipes.com


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9 thoughts on “Jalapeno Relish

  1. Your pictures look so amazing! They really make me want to make this relish at home! I love relish on hot dogs. I’ve never actually personally tried jalapeno relish but it sounds delicious! Thanks for sharing!

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