Tag Archives: avocado

Pomegranate Guacamole

“Hey, this looks very Christmassy.” That was my mother-in-law’s assessment of the Pomegranate Guacamole I made as an appetizer for my wife’s birthday dinner. Oh yea, also “This is very tasty.” She was right on both accounts. I saw this recipe on the Just a Taste food blog and the color is what certainly caught […]

Chipolte-Cheddar Avocados

You have to try this.  For a simple dish these chipotle pepper & cheddar cheese stuffed broiled avocados were among the tastiest things I have made. Period.  Enough said? The key to this is to find avocados that are just ripe enough but not over-ripe. Look for ones that give a little bit when squeezed […]

Corn, Tomato and Avocado Salad

I love the Internet.  You can find the answer to any question within a few clicks (and since it is on the Internet it must be true). In the latest case I wanted to find a nice side for a meal I was making.  A Google search of “side dish to serve with empanadas” brought […]

Guacamole

Isn’t that a great word to say?  Go ahead and say it out loud, stretching the syllables: gua*ca*mo*le.  Feel better now don’t you? I was making pork tacos in the slow cooker for after the game tonight and decided I wanted to have some guacamole to go with it.  Normally we buy it at the […]