Guacamole

Guacamole

Guacamole

Traditionally this side dish is served in many Mexican recipes; here in the States we love it as a snack. Guacamole is definitely a must have when having a get together and sipping some margaritas. Let me share my savory guacamole treasure.

INGREDIENTS

  • 2 hass avocados ripe
  • ½ white onion
  • 6-8 fresh tomatillos cleaned
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 3-5 Serrano chiles
  • Cup of Mexican style sour cream
  • 1 bunch of fresh cilantro
  • Salt

Preparation time: 10 minutes.  Serves a lot of people though it is so delicious that you might consider doubling the recipe.  Approximate cost for this recipe is $6.00. You will need a mixer, roasting pan and a bowl.

Roast the Serrano peppers and the garlic in a pan, roast slightly the tomatillos. Put all ingredients in a mixer and make sure everything incorporates well and has the consistency of a thick sauce. Place in a bowl and enjoy!

This version of guacamole goes great with grilled steak, chicken, pork, corn chips, quesadillas, you name it. By mixing tomatillos, the sour cream and the lemon juice the avocado doesn’t turn brown and you can enjoy it for several days. Make sure to keep refrigerated for later enjoyment.

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Author:Chef Adriana Martin

Adriana Martin is a Latina writer born in Mexico who is specialized in recipe development using fresh and seasonal ingredients. The inspiration behind her recipes is based on the culinary culture of Mexico and influenced by the Mediterranean cuisine and grilling which is one of her passions. Adriana likes to read about the latest trends in cuisine, learn about new cultures, travel the world discovering new ingredients and sharing with famous chefs. She is a wife, friend, step mom, grandmother and animal lover.
  • http://www.finuca.com Finuca

    Adriana,

    Guacamole is one of my favorite Mexican delicacies. For sure I will be making this recipe. Thanks for sharing!

    • http://adrianasbestrecipes.com Adriana

      Thank you for visiting my site, looking forward to share more recipes and ideas!

  • http://benjaminthompson.net Benjamin

    I had the pleasure of eating this Guacamole. It was a trip!