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Verde Mary


2 cups tomatillos, sliced into wedges

2 cups sliced heirloom yellow tomatoes

1 jalapeño, seeded and sliced

¼ cup cilantro leaves

¼ cup chopped onion

2 cloves garlic, smashed or pressed

1 pinch celery salt

2 wedges of lime

Vodka of choice

Garnish of choice (think green onions as straws, olives, cherry tomatoes, pickled okra, and fresh cilantro)


  1. In a blender with fine purée setting, combine first six ingredients. Purée until liquefied.
  2. Fill your glass with ice. Add your favorite vodka. Our preferred ratio is 4-to-1 tomato mix to vodka.
  3. Add celery salt and squeeze lime wedges into drink.
  4. Stir and finish with garnishes