How to Create the Perfect Guacamole Flight for New Year’s Eve
It’s not a party without guacamole. So why choose only one recipe when you can offer your guests a smattering of your favorites?
Ring in the new year with a deliciously curated guacamole flight — a new dip for every hour! Gather some ripe avocados and wait for the ball to drop with these five delicious countdown dips.
Related: Start planning for your next themed gathering with this Mardi Gras guacamole.
Count Down to Midnight with Guacamole
- 8 p.m.: Bacon Guacamole
Kick off the countdown with this unexpected, savory delight that will get your guests mixing and mingling. Serve this delicious dip with assorted crackers and add extra crumbled bacon bits for a more intense flavor and defined texture.
- 9 p.m.: Rich Roasted Garlic Guacamole
For everyone planning on a New Year’s Eve kiss, we thought we’d get this garlicky guac out of the way early in the night. This potent dip packs the punch of 10 roasted garlic cloves — maybe have a toothbrush on hand?
- 10 p.m.: Hatch Chile Guacamole
Spice up the night with this hot, salsa-like guacamole. Avocado’s creamy consistency blends well with the hatch chile’s bold flavor. Turn up the heat by adding more chiles to the guacamole. Place this at the tail end of a DIY taco bar or keep it simple with your favorite tortilla chips.
- 11 p.m.: Black-Eyed Pea Guacamole
Almost there! Get a head start garnering good luck (and potential prosperity!) for the new year with this black-eyed-pea-packed iteration. This variation embraces a long-standing Southern tradition of serving black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day.
- 12 a.m.: Chocolate Guacamole
Happy New Year! This guac is the perfect midnight snack: Bananas, peanut butter, and cocoa powder blend with smooth avocado to create an unforgettable sweet treat. Serve it as a dip with sliced apples and graham crackers or top the creamy mixture with sliced strawberries, kiwi, and pineapple. And of course, this guacamole pairs nicely with crisp, chilled champagne.
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