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Best Homemade Guacamole Recipe

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The key to making the Best Homemade Guacamole Recipe is not just the ingredients, it's also the technique of preparing it. In this recipe, large, ripe avocados are mashed with fresh lime juice, red onion, garlic and cilantro. Serve with your favorite tortilla chips.
Course Appetizers & Snacks
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword avocado, game day, guac, guacamole, party food
Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Servings 48 (2 tablespoons) servings
Calories 35
Author Laurie McNamara


  • 5 large, not overly ripe avocados halved and pit removed
  • 1 medium lime juice
  • 1/2 medium red onion finely diced
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1/3 cup cilantro leaves minced
  • kosher salt to taste


  • In a large mixing bowl, add avocado halves, lime juice, red onion, garlic, cilantro and salt.
  • Use a potato masher to mash all the ingredients together. If you prefer a chunky gucamole, don't over mash.
  • Taste and add more salt as needed.
  • Serve with tortilla chips.


Serving: 2tablespoons | Calories: 35kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 2mg | Potassium: 106mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 39IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 4mg | Iron: 1mg