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Avo Maria

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Avo Maria



Serves: 1

As needed Fresh California Avocado
1 Tbsp. chopped onion
1 tsp. chopped jalapeno
4 dashes of salt
2 dashes of ground pepper
1 sprig of cilantro
2 basil leaves (optional)
4 oz. tomato juice
2 oz. Silver Tequila

As with all fruits and vegetables, wash avocados before cutting.
Check out our tips for how to choose and use California Avocados.


  1. In a mixing glass, muddle together the cherry tomatoes, avocado, onion, jalapeno and herbs. 
  2. Add the salt, pepper, tomato juice and tequila.  Top with ice and shake vigorously.  Strain into a tall glass filled with ice.  Garnish with additional cherry tomatoes and an avocado slice.

* 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

*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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Kim Haasarud, Liquid Architecture


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