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Guac-Kale-Mole (Kale Guacamole)

If you’re a kale fan like I am, you’re sure to love this twist on guacamole. The kale blends into the flavors beautifully without dominating. It just adds a little somethin’-somethin’ in taste and bite.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: dip, starter, vegan, vegetarian
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 184kcal
Author: Cadry Nelson

Ingredients

  • 1 leaf curly kale with rib removed roughly chopped
  • 1 heaping tablespoon onion roughly chopped
  • 1 small clove garlic minced
  • 1 Tablespoon cilantro leaves
  • 5-6 pickled jalapeño slices roughly chopped
  • 2 ripe avocados pits removed
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons freshly-squeezed lime juice
  • Pinch salt

Instructions

  • In a food processor, process kale for a few seconds until broken down.
  • Add onion, garlic, cilantro, and jalapeño. Process for about 20 seconds until combined in small pieces.
  • Scrape down the sides and add in the flesh of two avocados, one teaspoon of lime juice, and a pinch of salt. Blend until fully combined, stopping to scrape sides if necessary.
  • Taste and add more lime juice or salt, if desired, and combine. Serve immediately with chips, tacos, burritos, or anywhere guacamole is needed.

Nutrition

Calories: 184kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 327mg | Potassium: 633mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 1890IU | Vitamin C: 31.3mg | Calcium: 44mg | Iron: 1.2mg