5 Great Guacamole Recipes

There is always a need to have a delicious guacamole recipe on hand
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A party isn’t a party without a great dip — and guacamole is the king of dips. Whether you're preparing for game day snacks or pre-dinner munchies at a small get-together, there is always a need to have a delicious guacamole recipe on hand. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite go-to recipes.


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From sun-dried tomatoes to edamame, there are a variety of ingredients that you can add to spice up traditional guacamole. If you prefer the classic, though, we have a simple five-minute recipe and a five-ingredient recipe that will do the trick.

With guacamole as the centerpiece for your party, you'll want to make sure it doesn’t oxidize and turn an unappealing brown color. Be sure to add lemon or lime juice to the guacamole right away to preserve its color. Another tip is to stash the avocado pit at the bottom of the bowl. Also, keep the dip refrigerated and give it a good stir before serving.  

Guacamole is a dip that is sure to please all of your guests. Check out some of our top recipe picks and make guacamole a part of your next party. 

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Emily Jacobs is the Recipe editor at The Daily Meal. Follow her on Twitter @EmilyRecipes.