Guacamole with a twist

One thing that I find really strange is when someone says the words “I don’t like avocado”, I always seem to have a shocked look on my face, but inside my mind palace I seem to have a bit of a freak out that starts with “whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat?! How can you not like avocado is it the delicious taste, the amazing creaminess or the wonderful amount of health benefits?!”, after a while I do realize everyone is entitled to their own opinion and maybe it is for the best, because it leaves me with more avocado.


This is a twist on traditional guacamole.  Its a refreshing and creamy goodness that is amazing for any thing you can top guacamole on.  Instead of the traditional lime juice, I added grapefruit juice for a fresh and interesting twist.  Also realize the spices and cilantro overdose is all based on my own taste feel free to alter the recipe and taste as you go.





  • 3 avocados, seeded and peeled
  • half a grapefruit,  juiced
  • 2 medium sized tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 small shallot, finely chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/8 tsp cumin
  • 1 roasted jalapeño, chopped ( I prefer the taste of a roasted jalapeño, but feel free to use a fresh one).
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste


In a bowl mash up the avocados.

Mix in all the other ingredients taste and adjust.

Serve with tortilla chips or anything your heart desires


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