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Classic Guacamole

Classic Guacamole


Total time:

10 min

Prep time:

10 min

Cook time:


Cumin, tomatoes and onion uncover the secret to classic guacamole. This simple guacamole is a low-sodium, zero cholesterol treat which is a good source (10% Daily Value or more) of dietary fiber (16% DV), vitamin C (15% DV), vitamin K and folate (10% DV).


Serving Size: 8

2 ripe Fresh California Avocados, peeled and seeded
2 Tbsp. lemon juice
1 clove garlic, crushed
1 tomato, finely chopped
1/4 cup finely chopped onion
1/8 tsp. ground cumin
3 drops hot pepper sauce

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  1. Coarsely mash avocado with lemon and garlic. Stir in remaining ingredients to blend.

Serving Suggestion: For a healthier dish, serve with carrots, cucumbers and tomatoes or your favorite vegetables.

Beverage Pairing: Fresh ice tea or lemonade.

* Large avocados are recommended for this recipe. A large avocado averages about 8 ounces. If using smaller or larger size avocados adjust the quantity accordingly.

Nutrition information per serving

Calories 90; Total Fat 7 g (Sat 1 g, Trans 0 g, Poly 1 g, Mono 5 g); Cholesterol 0 mg; Sodium 10 mg; Potassium 270 mg; Total Carbohydrates 5 g; Dietary Fiber 4 g; Total Sugars 1 g; Protein 1 g; Vitamin A 139 IU; Vitamin C 8 mg; Calcium 9 mg; Iron 0 mg; Vitamin D 0 IU; Folate 44 mcg; Omega 3 Fatty Acid 0 g

% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%; Vitamin C 15%; Calcium 0%; Iron 2%; Vitamin D 0% 

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 Calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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  • cinco de mayo

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