Santa Maria Style Barbecue RecipesAuthentic Santa Maria Tri-Tip RecipeSanta Maria Style Pinquito Beans RecipeSimple Santa Maria Green SaladSanta Maria Salsa Recipe Book A Room Print Tangy Santa Maria Salsa This Santa Maria Style Salsa is the perfect accompaniment to a traditional Santa Maria Grilled Tri-Tip. Prep Time 10 minutesCook Time 5 minutesTotal Time 15 minutes Ingredients1 14.5oz canned diced tomatoes1/2 cup canned diced mild greenchili peppers1 medium white onion finely chopped2 cloves garlic minced3 tbsp vegetable oil1/2 tsp kosher salt1/2 tsp pepper finely ground InstructionsCombine all ingredients in a large bowl and toss until well mixed. Cover and refrigerate for at least an hour to blend the flavors. Add more salt,pepper or garlic to the mix as necessary for taste. NotesFor a bit more heat, use the entire can of chili peppers or even pick up an extra one!