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Effortless Guacamole

 Effortless Guacamole
Here’s one delicious, extra-easy classic you’ll turn to again and again. “I’ve been making this recipe since I started cooking, and that was a long time ago.” DeAnn Lokvam — Tijeras, New Mexico
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.


  • 2 medium ripe avocados, peeled
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon salsa
  • 1 tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 2 to 3 teaspoons lime juice, optional
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt
  • Tortilla chips


  • In a small bowl, mash avocados. Stir in the onions, salsa,
  • mayonnaise, lime juice if desired, cumin, chili powder and garlic
  • salt. Serve with chips. Yield: 1 cup.
Nutritional Facts: 1/4 cup (calculated without lime juice and chips) equals 175 calories, 16 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 1 mg cholesterol, 159 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 6 g fiber, 2 g protein.
Wine: Sparkling Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a sparkling wine.