Monday, March 16, 2009

Guacamole Dip

Guacamole is an avocado-based dip, famous Mexican dip...Ripe avocados, onions, lime, and salt are common to most recipes. Lime or lemon juice is added for flavor, and to slow the enzyme causing browning.Other common ingredients include minced tomatoes, black pepper, chili pepper, garlic, cumin, and cilantro. Adding coconut milk or regular milk smooths the guacamole texture.Traditional Mexican ingredients include avocados, minced tomatoes and white onions, fresh coriander, lime, garlic, salt and pepper.I prepared this guacamole as vegan coz the recipe i went through for guacamole was made with a teaspoon of cream, which i omitted for this vegan version..This is my entry for Vegan - Mexican by Vaishali of Holy Cow..

2nos Ripen Avocados
1no White onion(chopped )
1tsp Lemon juice
Few tomato pieces
1/2tsp Minced garlic
1tbsp Coriander leaves(chopped)

In a small bowl, mash avocado with a fork or potato masher to make a slightly chunky mixture. Stir in onion, tomato pieces, minced garlic, chopped coriander leaves, lemon juice, pepper powder and salt.

Serve with tortilla chips, we enjoyed with grilled french baguette slices!!!


  1. that dip..all i need is ome tortilla chips now!

  2. That's one lovely-looking guacamole, Priya. You never cease to amaze me. Thanks for this beautiful entry to IAVW Mexican.

  3. guacamole looks very delicious Priya. Give me that bowl I have some tortilla chips :)

  4. Yummy dip Priya! I need some chips now to finish all that delicious dip...while making guacomole I have never added onions... adding onions sounds intresting...will try this method soon :)

  5. Thank you so much for the recipe priya i have one avocado in hand will try this looks yum yum

  6. I love guacamole :) yours looks very inviting

  7. Guacamole dip looks wonderful and i feel like having them some with some chips :)

  8. Its My all time fav.. my hubby used to make this for me...awesome..

  9. The guacamole looks delicious...a regular dish at my place.


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