Recipe Spotlight From Chipotle On National Spicy Guacamole Day!

guacamole recipe, chipotleIt's National Spicy Guacamole Day on this manic Monday! Chipotle has a great 'not-so-secret' recipe for you to spice up your dinner tonight.


  • 2 ripe Hass avocados (In the restaurant, Chipotle uses 48 per batch, multiple times per day)
  • 2 tsp lime juice
  • 2 tbsp cilantro (chopped)
  • 1/4 cup red onion (finely chopped)
  • 1/2 jalapeño, including seeds (finely chopped)
  • 1/4 tsp kosher salt


Choose the right avocado. It should feel squishy yet firm (like the palm of your hand), and be a nice dark green color on the outside.
2. Cut the avocado in half and then remove the pit (carefully!)
3. Scoop the avocados and place in a medium bowl.
4. Toss and coat with lime juice.
5. Add the salt and using a fork or potato masher, mash until a smooth consistency is achieved.
6. Fold in the remaining ingredients and mix well.
7. Taste the guacamole (over and over) and adjust seasoning if necessary.

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