If you want to make Pupusas (El Salvador's national dish, you're going to need some curtido. You eat pupusas with curtido and salsa roja (red sauce). Curtido is this lacto-fermented cabbage slaw/salad/relish/kraut. Eating pupusas without the curtido is apparently unthinkable. It’s like omitting the peanut butter from a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
Sometimes the zip from a pickled jalapeno will create the perfectly balanced taco bite. Making a batch of these Taqueria Style Pickled Jalapeno and Carrots is super easy and lets you control how much spice you want in your life! Buen Provecho. mexicanplease.com