Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa's Guacamole with Grasshoppers

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Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa's Guacamole with Grasshoppers
Guacamole with Grasshoppers
Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa

Guacamole with Grasshoppers

This Riviera Maya hotel has a special way of making guacamole besides the traditional like adding fresh cheese, pomegranate seeds, and even chorizo. But their specialty is grasshoppers as well!

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Deliver Ingredients


  • ½ white onion
  • 1 serrano pepper
  • 1 tablespoons. salt
  • 2 tablespoons. cilantro
  • 2 limes
  • 4 ripe avocados
  • 20 grasshoppers per person


Mix finely chopped onion with finely chopped pepper and salt. Add chopped cilantro and  lime juice. Add chopped avocado and mix it with the rest of ingredients (don’t mash it). Adjust seasoning to taste. Top with grasshoppers, and serve. Recipe is for 4 people. 

Guacamole Shopping Tip

Basic Latin ingredients include chiles, rice, adobo seasoning, and beans.

Guacamole Cooking Tip

Latin food often packs a lot of heat, so try to moderate the amount of chiles and spices you use for your dish.