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My Crunchy Guacamole with extra lime

February 25, 2012
Author Notes

Who doesn't love guacamole? This is a simple basic recipe but a little twist. I really like the extra lime taste in my Guacamole and I have used pepita seeds to enhance it and give it a slight crunchy texture. Hope you like it! —PistachioDoughnut

  • Makes 1 bowl serves 2 to 3 people
Ingredients
  • 2 Hass Avocados , mashed
  • 1 Onion chopped
  • 1 Jalapeño chili, chopped
  • 1 Small tomato chopped
  • 1 Clove garlic, chopped
  • Salt to taste
  • Pinch Cayenne
  • 1 teaspoon Roasted Cumin powder
  • 1 Lime
  • 2/3 tablespoon Pepitas
  • 1 tablespoon Orange juice ( totally optional)
  • Handful Parsley leaves or cilantro leaves, chopped
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Cut and deseed the avocado and mash it either by hands or in a ziploc bag. Add, half of the juice from the lime.
  2. Add, chopped tomatoes, garlic, onions, jalapeño , salt, cumin powder, pepitas (leave some seeds for garnishing) and another remaining lime juice and orange juice. Mix well with avocados.
  3. Finally, add cilantro leaves. And, sprinkle cayenne pepper and some pepitas! Serve it with some chips!
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