Up Your Guacamole Game!

We all know that guacamole is a staple dip at parties — especially at summer gatherings when margaritas are involved! But when it comes time for mix-ins don’t just limit yourself to the basic ingredients. Make your guacamole stand out above the rest with these out-of-the-box ideas!

Start with your favorite guacamole recipe that includes lime, garlic, onion, jalapeno, tomatoes, cilantro and salt. From there mix and match any of the combinations below to make your own unique avocado-based dip. Serve alongside plantain chips, crudité, tortilla chips, rice crackers, BBQ potato chips, or grilled pineapple slices.

Smoky: smoked paprika, chipotle, smoked salt

Fruity: mango, pineapple, peach, grapefruit

Boozy: splash of tequila, rum, Corona or rye

Seafood-y: lump crabmeat, smoked salmon, wasabi tobiko (flying fish roe)