Simple and delicious guacamole recipe made with avocados, lime, onion, serrano peppers, garlic, cilantro and lime.

Homemade Guacamole

Servings 2


  • 3 ripe avocados
  • Juice from 1 lime
  • ½ cup finely diced onion
  • 2-3 finely chopped serrano peppers deveined and seeded
  • 2 garlic cloves crushed
  • 2 tbs finely chopped cilantro
  • Salt to taste
  • Optional – 1-2 tomatoes diced


  • 1.Slice the avocados lengthwise and remove the seeds.
  • 2.Use a spoon to remove the avocado flesh, place it in a large bowl, drizzle the lime juice on top, and mash the avocados until pureed, I like to leave a few small chunks to give it some consistency.
  • 3.Add the diced onion, peppers, crushed garlic, chopped cilantro, tomatoes (if using) and salt to taste, mix well and serve immediately as a dip with chips or a side dish.


Guacamole tip: Place the avocado seed in the guacamole to prevent it from darkening
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