Recipes: My Way Guacamole

January 23rd, 2013 4 Comments


In the past I have never really cared for guacamole.  Not sure if it was the colour or the taste that through me off.  My mom always loved it, and had me try it a couple of times, but to no avail.  Now that I have grown up I have begun to really enjoy guacamole.

Despite the fact that I like guacamole now, I still want to do it my way.  Yeah, I’m difficult that way.  Not to mention I still like mustard over ketchup any day.  😉




2 Avocados

1 cup of Refried beans

½ cup of sliced Karmata Olives

¼ cup of diced Red/Purple Onions

Salt & Pepper to taste

1-2 cloves of finely minced Garlic

½ a cup of Sour Cream

A dash of Paprika

1 teaspoon of Rosemary

1 teaspoon of Parsley

1 teaspoon of Oregano

1 tablespoon of Lemon Juice

½ cup of diced Red Capsicum

1 teaspoon of Ground Cayenne Pepper




Split your avocados down the middle, long ways.  Remove seeds and use spoon to scoop out the flesh into a bowl.  With a fork (or blender if you like) mash up the avocados until they are smooth.

Peel and dice up your onions.

Slice up your olives (unless you bought them pre-sliced).

Mince your garlic.

Dice your red capsicum.

Now simply add all of your ingredients to the bowl with the avocados.  Mix very well and serve.



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I’m a Goth/Hippie who loves to try new things and dabbles in anything and everything that I find enjoyment in. That can include but is not limited to, cooking, art, digital design, jewellery making, photography, gardening, nature, animals and whatever else strikes my fancy. I’m an optimistic (occasionally) perfectionist (constantly), who can be very sarcastic (incessantly), but all in good humour. :)

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I wonder if I’ll learn to like it when I grow up!

(I’m a terrible former-Californian… can’t stand the stuff!)


    Lol, yeah I couldn’t either. Don’t worry one day you will grow up and things will change. 😉


      I think I’d like to be a fireman when I grow up!


        I wanna be a princess!

        Lol, who am I kidding. I’d be the worst princess in the world I think. 😛