While you have your grill fired up for burgers, you can easily grill your avocados to make this awesome Grilled Avocado Guacamole that tastes great as a condiment or served warm with tortilla chips.
Hey SoFabFood readers! I’m Megan – avocado lover, girl with a lot of food intolerances, and the blogger behind A Dash of Megnut, a food blog that focuses on gluten-free and other allergy-friendly recipes. Today I’m so happy to share with you one of my favorite guacamole recipes!
For those that don’t know me, I’m referred to as the Avocado Lady in my office. Why you ask? Because I’m always eating avocados. Didn’t your mom always tell you, “An avocado a day, keeps the doctor away?” No? Well, mine neither. But I like it, so let’s make that saying a thing please. When it comes to my favorite grilling recipes, it should be no surprise that avocados are deeply involved. In fact, we’re grilling the avocados, themselves! Yes!
While you have your grill fired up for making burgers, brats, hotdogs, whatever, you can easily grill your avocados to make this awesome Grilled Avocado Guacamole that tastes great as a condiment or served warm with some tortilla chips. And can you imagine how impressed your friends and family will be when you tell them their guacamole is GRILLED?
So next time you need a fun gluten-free appetizer to serve at your next summer party, try grilling your avocados and make this delicious grilled avocado guacamole!
- 3 avocados, skins on, pits removed and cut in half
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- ½ red onion, diced
- ½ cup tomato, diced
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- ¼ cup cilantro, chopped
- 1 tbsp fresh lime juice
- ½ jalapeno, minced (optional)
- sea salt, to taste
- Brush the avocado halves with olive oil. Place cut side down on the grill for 3-5 minutes, until avocado is soft and has grill marks.
- Spoon the avocado flesh into a large bowl. Mash with a fork until smooth. Stir in red onion, tomato, garlic, cilantro, lime juice, jalapeno, and salt.
- Serve warm with tortilla chips.
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