Easy Homemade Guacamole Recipe

Easy Homemade Guacamole recipe: fresh bright flavor comes together in about 5 minutes plus tips on how to select a ripe avocado and safely remove the pit.

Appetizers & Beverages | January 25, 2017 | By

Easy Homemade Guacamole recipe: the fresh flavors of avocado and lime juice paired with the heat of jalapeno come together for Easy Homemade Guacamole in about 5 minutes.

Guacamole is probably one of the simplest recipes ever. Whenever we’re in Florida we get together with family at a Mexican restaurant where they make tableside guacamole.  It’s fun to watch and customize the way we like it.   

It’s easy to make guacamole at home too next time you’re having tacos or another Mexican dish ~ or whenever you’re looking for an easy appetizer ~ guacamole, chips and a margarita. What else do you need, right?

For the best guacamole, it’s all about fresh ingredients ~ avocado, jalapeno, cilantro, lime juice and cilantro. A little garlic powder, salt and pepper bring it all home. 

I also have a few tips for storing guacamole (though we usually eat it all right away), plus how to *safely* remove the pit (and how to land in the ER if you’re don’t do it right).