Basic Guacamole
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: Serve immediately
  • Servings: 4-6
  • Preparation Time: 30 minutes
  • 1 giant or 3 small avocados
  • 2 medium cloves, minced
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 1/2 tsp to 1 Tbsp diced jalapenos
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp vegetable oil (I prefer olive)
  • 1/2 - 3/4 tsp salt
DIRECTIONS
  1. Mash the avocado
  2. Mix in all other ingredients
  3. Save the avocado pit to store with leftover guacamole, to keep fresh.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
A standby for Thanksgiving evenings playing cards around the table, when everyone is tired of cooking.