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bowl of homemade sour cream guacamole

Sour Cream Guacamole


  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 2 cups 1x

Description

Sour Cream Guacamole is a delicious, tangy twist on classic guacamole with tons of flavor in just a few minutes. Add it to your next potluck spread! 


Ingredients

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  • 2 ripe avocados
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 lime, juiced (about 2 tablespoons lime juice)
  • 1 clove garlic, grated
  • 1 tablespoon grated onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more if needed
  • cilantro leaves for topping and chips for dipping

Instructions

  1. Dice the avocados (I do this with the avocado still in the peel after halving and carefully removing the pit). In a bowl, combine the avocado, sour cream, lime juice, onion, garlic, and salt. Mash with a fork to achieve a fairly smooth consistency. I like to leave some larger pieces of avocado for texture.
  2. Gently fold in the tomatoes. Taste, and add as much salt as you'd like to the dish - remember that avocados generally need a good amount of salt to balance the tart of the sour cream and lime. I generally use close to 1 teaspoon total of kosher salt, depending on the size of the avocados.
  3. Serve with chips immediately. Enjoy!

Notes

  • I use a microplane to grate the garlic and onion to catch all the juice in the dip. If you don't have a little grater just finely chop/mince the onion and garlic together.
  • If you'd like to prep this, just prep everything but the avocado in a bowl, then mash and stir in the avocado and tomato at the last minute to prevent it from turning brown.
  • OPTIONAL: I have made this with 1/2 teaspoon of ground cumin before, and love this variation. Add a sprinkle of cumin if you'd like a deeper smoky flavor, or leave it out for a brighter fresh flavor.
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Keywords: Guacamole recipe with sour cream, Guacamole recipe sour cream, Sour Cream Guacamole,

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