Homemade Authentic Mexican Guacamole
Creating this Homemade Authentic Mexican Guacamole is like crafting a culinary journey that transports you straight to the vibrant streets of Mexico. It’s not just a dish; it’s an experience of flavors, culture, and tradition. With each scoop of this tantalizing guacamole, you’ll taste the authenticity and love that goes into its preparation.
- 3 ripe Hass avocados, peeled and pitted
- 1/2 cup diced red onion
- 1-2 jalapeno peppers, finely minced (adjust for heat preference)
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
- Juice of 2 limes
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 medium tomato, diced
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Gently mash the avocados in a molcajete (traditional mortar and pestle) or a bowl.
- Add diced red onion, minced jalapeno, and chopped cilantro to the mashed avocados. Mix well.
- Squeeze in the lime juice and add minced garlic, stirring to combine all the flavors.
- Gently fold in the diced tomato, and season with salt and pepper.
- Taste and adjust the seasonings as needed.
- Serve immediately with warm tortilla chips and enjoy the burst of authentic Mexican flavors!
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yields: 4 servings
Homemade Authentic Mexican Guacamole is a zesty and creamy dip that captures the true essence of Mexican cuisine. The combination of fresh ingredients creates a fiesta of flavors in every bite.
Nutrition information: Calories: 120, Total Fat: 10g, Sodium: 150mg, Total Carbohydrates: 8g, Dietary Fiber: 5g
Creating this guacamole isn’t just about mixing ingredients; it’s about bringing people together around a bowl of vibrant green goodness. As you savor each bite, you’re reminded of the lively markets, the rich history, and the joyful celebrations that define Mexican culture. Whether you’re enjoying it as a snack or sharing it with friends at a gathering, Homemade Authentic Mexican Guacamole is more than a recipe – it’s a connection to the heart and soul of Mexico.