No need to spend a lot of money purchasing guacamole when it is to easy to make.


2 large ripe avocados

1 T lime juice

1 plum (Roma) tomato, chopped

1 T chopped fresh cilantro, if desired

1/4 t salt

Dash ground red pepper (cayenne)


  • Cut each avocado in half lengthwise around pit. Twist halves in opposite directions to separate. Scoop avocado flesh with spoon into medium bowl. Coarsely mash avocados with fork.
  • Stir lime juice, tomato, cilantro, salt and red pepper into avocados.
  • Serve guacamole with tortilla chips.