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What are some good recipes for avocado dip?

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Some good recipes for avocado dip are Mango Guacamole, Spicy Chipotle Guacamole and a simple, Classic Avocado Snack dip that is a great pair with pita chips, tortilla chips or fresh vegetables, notes Avocado Central. For a classic avocado dip, combine one peeled, seeded Hass avocado and 1 teaspoon of lemon juice in a large bowl. Stir in 1/8 teaspoons each of garlic powder and salt and serve.

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What are some good recipes for avocado dip?
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Mango Guacamole is a good avocado dip that requires six ripe Hass avocados, seeded and peeled, half of a red onion, one large clove of grated garlic, half of a diced red bell pepper, two peeled and diced ripe mangoes, one or two minced habanero peppers with no seeds, 1/3 cup of finely chopped fresh cilantro, the juice of four limes, salt and ground black pepper. Mash the avocado into coarse chunks, stir in the rest of the ingredients and add salt and pepper to taste.

For Spicy Chipotle Guacamole, seed and peel four ripe Hass avocados, mash them coarsely in a large bowl. Add two cloves of fresh, minced garlic, two sliced green onions, 2/3 cup of chopped fresh tomato, 1/3 cup of sour cream, 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro, 1 1/2 tablespoons of fresh lime juice, 2 teaspoons of canned, minced chipotle chiles in adobo sauce and 1 teaspoon of salt. Mix all of the ingredients together gently and serve.

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