Side Dishes - Phase 1 - Guacamole

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10-16-2012, 08:08 PM

45 cal/2 T.

2 plum tomatoes, finely chopped (about 1 cup)
1 T. minced garlic
2 tablespoons lime or lemon juice
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro leaves (1 T. dried)
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
2 small, ripe avocados, pitted and peeled

In a medium bowl, combine the tomatoes, garlic, juice, cilantro, salt, and cumin. Stir. Add the avocados and use a fork to gently mash and combine them with the other ingredients.

10-16-2012, 11:30 PM
I make a modified version of Alton Brown's guacamole recipe which is almost exactly this same recipe (because I omit the jalapeno pepper that AB's recipe calls for). I love the guacamole from this recipe.