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Fresh guacamole recipe

A touch of mint brings a lightness to this crowd favourite from Smith & Daughters.

Serves: 6

Ingredients

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What to do

  • 1. Mash the avocado flesh in a medium-sized bowl until almost smooth but with still a few chunks in it.

  • 2. Stir in the remaining ingredients and adjust the seasoning, to taste.

  • 3. If not eating straight away, cover the surface of the guacamole with plastic wrap to keep oxygen from discolouring the avocado.

  • 4. Garnish with a few pepitas and mint leaves, and drizzle over a little olive oil. Serve with tortilla chips for the perfect starter (but obviously, put this on everything!).

  • Recipe from Smith & Daughters: A Cookbook (that happens to be vegan) by Shannon Martinez and Mo Wyse, published by Hardie Grant Books, RRP $48.00

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