Cheryl’s Special Guacamole Recipe

A fresh and flavorful guacamole recipe that is great as a party dip on chips, to accompany your tacos or for a Tuesday afternoon snack!  My secret ingredients will have your brain saying, “Hmmm…what makes this so good?” while your taste buds are saying, “Give me more!”  {Did that sound like I should be a commentator on Food Network?}

Cindo de Mayo Guacomole Recipe at thatswhatchesaid.net
I haven’t always been a fan of avocados and guacamole!  {I know, right?!?  blasphemy!}  Avocados have been an acquired taste for me and recently I can’t get enough of them and can’t stop making guacamole!  I had no idea why, but I crave it, like everyday!  So I have mixing up batch after batch, figuring out just the perfect proportions and ingredients and finally found one that I love.  Ryan is a huge fan too!  “Mom, I have some of your Wock-a-mowee?”  It’s even cuter when he actually says it!  :)

Oh Guacamole Recipe at thatswhatchesaid

Are you wondering what my secret ingredients are?  I thought you were…well let me whisper them to you, but only if you don’t think I am nuts!??  Deal?  OK come in close….cucumbers and salsa out of jar!  I KNOW!  Crazy right?  I promise you though.  The cucumber gives the guacamole this absolute perfect freshness and bite and the salsa gives it a whole new level of flavor!  Seriously…give it a try…I know you will love it too!

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This will be PERFECT for your celebrations this weekend for Cinco de Mayo!  {Or in my case ANY day of the year!}  Did you know you can use Zip List to keep track of all your recipes and create shopping lists from them?!?  It’s so awesome!  Click on the blue “Save Recipe” button within the recipe below and then either create a new account or add it to your already existing one!  I love using it!

Guacomole Recipe at thatswhatchesaid.net

 

If you are every looking for more dip options, be sure to check out:

Bacon, Bacon Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Corn & Black Bean Salsa

You won’t be disappointed in those either!  Happy Dipping friends!

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Secret Ingredient Guacamole Recipe
Secret Ingredient Guacamole Recipe
Cheryl’s "Holy Guacamole" Recipe
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Cheryl’s "Holy Guacamole" Recipe
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Prep Time 10 minutes
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Servings 2 people
INGREDIENTS
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  1. Begin by cutting your avocados in half, removing the pit, and scooping the flesh out of the skin with a large spoon.
  2. Place avacado in bowl and smash with a fork until broken down.
  3. Add onion, cucumber, cilantro, and salsa and mix until incorporated.
  4. Give your lime a good roll on your cutting board and then slice in half and juice into bowl, mix well.
  5. Add salt and pepper to taste.
INGREDIENTS
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Begin by cutting your avocados in half, removing the pit, and scooping the flesh out of the skin with a large spoon.
  2. Place avacado in bowl and smash with a fork until broken down.
  3. Add onion, cucumber, cilantro, and salsa and mix until incorporated.
  4. Give your lime a good roll on your cutting board and then slice in half and juice into bowl, mix well.
  5. Add salt and pepper to taste.
RECIPE NOTES:

*Pickling cucumbers or English cucumbers work great here because they have very fine seeds. If using regular cucumbers, remove seeds first.
**Choose your favorite salsa flavor. A nice smokey salsa works great here!

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12 Responses
  • Good Gosh Guacamole! Stunning photos…just makes me want to jump in and grub! :)

    • Cheryl
      May 2, 2013

      Thanks Jen! I had something else to add to this but I will just tell you directly *hehe!* ;-)

  • Dona
    May 2, 2013

    Wow! I ‘wuve’ cucumbers, and I ‘wuve’ avacados, so I certainly will try your “Wockamowee”!! I always figure, if it’s got healthy stuff in it, and KIDS like it….then it’s a winner!! Thanks, girl!

    • Cheryl
      May 2, 2013

      Those are my thoughts too Dona! :)

  • Cucumber! Hmm! Yes, I can see how that would make it taste nice and fresh. Good idea! :)

  • Dido
    May 3, 2013

    I love your blog and all your fun tips
    Thanks it always brightens my day
    Dido

    • Cheryl
      May 5, 2013

      Awww! Thanks so much for the sweet comment! That brightens my day! :)

  • Joleen
    May 5, 2013

    You have officially won over my heart. And I am FOR SURE going to try your secret ingredients…I never would have thought of cucumbers! :)

    • Cheryl
      May 5, 2013

      You are too funny Joleen! Try it, I know you will love it! They are so fresh! Thanks for stopping over! :)

  • Noosh
    April 17, 2015

    I didn’t have cucumber so I din’t use it. The recipe still tasted good without cucumber though. ;)

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