Saturday, September 16 is National Guacamole Day!

Saturday, September 16 is National Guacamole Day!

September 16 is Guacamole Day!

The unofficial holiday celebrates the delicious Mexican side-dish or dip made of avocados.

Usually eaten as a side-dish, guacamole has been a part of traditional Mexican cuisine since the time of the Aztecs. Today, the dip, whose name comes from an Aztec dialect Nahuatl and means guacamole sauce, is a popular side-dish, salad addition and party dip all around the world.

 Guacamole Recipe:

  • 2 each Avocado
  • 1 each Roma Tomato
  • 1 each Lime, sqeezed
  • 1 oz. Cilantro, chopped
  • 1/4 oz. Secret Spice Blend
  • 1/2 each Jalapeno, seeds removed, chopped
  • 1/2 oz. White Onion, diced

Toppings:

  • Pepitas
  • Queso Blanco
  • Grilled Corn
  • Grilled Red Onion
  • Bacon
  • Roasted Garlic

Instructions:

  1. Break up avocados, still leaving small chunks
  2. Gently fold in first set of ingredients.
  3. Transfer guacamole into large serving dish
  4. Place toppings off-set around the guacamole

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2017-09-21T21:04:21+00:00

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