Holy moly guacamole! When avocado meets bacon, and bacon meets chip dip, it’s a wonderful experience.

Prep Time:

10 MIN

Cook Time:

15 MIN

Total Time:

25 MIN

Serves:

5 PEOPLE

Bacon Guacamole

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb. (6-7 slices) Frick’s Applewood smoked bacon
  • 3 avocados, peeled & pitted
  • 1 jalapeno, seeded & minced
  • 1/2 cup red onion, finely diced
  • 1 lime, juiced (~2 Tbsp.)
  • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves, finely chopped
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. cayenne

Instructions

  1. Cut bacon crosswise, keeping each cut about 1” apart, then cut lengthwise to form bits.
  2. Fry bacon bits in skillet on medium-high heat until crisp. Remove from pan with slotted spoon and set on a paper towel lined plate.
  3. While the bacon is cooking, prep other ingredients as necessary: peel & pit avocados, mince jalapenos, dice the red onion, and chop the cilantro.
  4. In a large bowl, mash the avocados. Then mix in all other ingredients, including the bacon bits.
  5. Serve cold with chips or your favorite Mexican dish.