1 - Place tomatoes in a blender or food processor. Cover and blend (process) until coarsely chopped. Add onion, cilantro, chile peppers, and garlic. Cover and blend (process) until finely chopped.
2 - Transfer tomato mixture to a medium saucepan. Stir in sweet peppers, lemon juice, oregano, bay leaf, sugar and salt. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, about 30 minutes or until salsa reaches desired consistency.
3 - Discard bay leaf. Cool salsa slightly. Cover and chill for 1 hour to 1 week before serving.
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