Zesty Guacamole

Ingredients

1 large ripe avocado, pitted and mashed
2 tomatoes, chopped
1 lime, zest grated and juiced
2 scallions, chopped
1 garlic clove, crushed
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro

 

Directions

Combine all the ingredients together shortly before serving. (Add 1⁄2 fresh green chili pepper, deseeded and finely chopped or a dash of Tabasco for a spicy kick.)

Serves 4

 
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