Authentic Guacamole

Great recipe for: Authentic Guacamole - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and Snacks

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Prep Time: 10 min
Total Time: 35 min
Yield: 8 Serving

Authentic Guacamole

Authentic Guacamole


  • 2 ripe California avocados
  • 3 serrano chiles* with seeds, minced, or 1
  • fresh jalapeño chile with seeds, minced (wear rubber gloves)
  • 1/8 teaspoon coarse salt, or to taste


  1. * available at Mexican markets and some specialty produce markets

  2. Halve and pit avocados. Scoop avocado flesh into a bowl, discarding peel, and mash together with chiles. (Guacamole should be chunky.) Season guacamole with salt and serve immediately.

  3. Makes about 1 cup.