Grilled Avocado and Mango Guacamole
(A winning recipe as featured on the Marilyn Denis Show)
2 tbsp of Spanish olive oil (more for drizzling)
3 ripe avocados
1 mango, peeled and cut into large slices
1 clove garlic, minced
1/3 cup of red onion, diced
1/3 cup of fresh chopped cilantro
1 Jalapeño pepper, sliced in ¼ inch rounds
Juice of 1 lime
Smoked Spanish paprika
Heat the grill or grill pan on high heat, then carefully oil grill. Halve, peel and pit the avocados then squeeze on a little lime juice to prevent browning.
Drizzle avocados with 1 tablespoon of olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Place avocadoes, mango slices and jalapeno on the hot grill and cook until grill marks form, about two minutes per side.
Smash avocadoes in a bowl, dice the mangos and jalapenos and add them to the avocado.
Add onions, cilantro, garlic and lime juice. Mix well.
Drizzle guacamole with Spanish olive oil and sprinkle the smoked paprika.
SERVINGS 4-6| PREP & COOK TIME 20 minutes