Authentic Guacamole Recipe

 

Introduction

This dip, some tortilla chips and a big hat will start your Mexican evening off nicely! It is an authentic Guacamole recipe that can give you the real Mexican experience.

 

Ingredients

  • 4 ripe avocados
  • 4 medium tomatoes
  • ½ small onion, roughtly chopped
  • 2 peeled garlic cloves
  • Handful of coriander leaves, chopped (or parsley at a push)
  • Juice of a lime
  • 3 fresh red chillies
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

 

Instructions

  1. Prepare the avocados: cut the avocados in half, remove the stones and scoop the flesh out with a tablespoon and place in a food processor
  2. Add the lime juice to the avocados and blend until smooth
  3. Add the remaining ingredients and blend until properly mixed
  4. Cover and chill for 1 hour, then serve

 

Serving suggestions

Serve chilled with tortilla chips You can also serve it with fried plantains.

Variations

add 4 tablespoons of sour cream
add a teaspoon of freshly ground cumin seeds

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