We will always be believers in the power of a good guac, but once in a while, it pays to change up the game plan. So even though there are all kinds of guacamoles worth trying, there are many other game day dips featuring avocados that are just as good!
These innovative spins on guacamole and game day dips will have sports fans around the country well fed come kickoff.
The name says it all, and this game day special is always a winner. With a bit of everything in every bite, you may need this dip to make an appearance in every game day spread. Layer after layer of classic taco toppings such as beans, olives, salsa, and cheese support a layer of creamy guacamole made with spicy jalapeño, fresh cilantro, and tangy lime. Be sure to serve with sturdy chips that can stand up to a hefty dip!
For those always on the lookout for really excellent vegan options, this recipe earns its place in any plant-based diet as a natural crowd pleaser. Brimming over with flavors of lime, garlic, and smoky adobo, this pureed spread of avocado, garbanzo beans, and tahini is perfectly creamy and oh so smooth.
Any East Coast fans out there? Whether this dip fits your team’s theme or just your cravings, your squad won’t be able to get enough. It’s the perfect topping to crostini, crackers, and fresh green salad. Plus, the avocado featured in this recipe is a heart-healthy fruit that provides naturally good fats, is low in saturated fat, and is cholesterol- and sodium-free. Score!
Mango, pineapple, and lime dance a sweet and zesty tango through fresh avocado and cilantro. Jalapeño adds a flare of spice. Finally, we throw in a few toasted pumpkin seeds for crunch — it will be the spotlight of your game day table! You can serve it as a topping to chicken or fish, or let it stand on its own feet next to salty, crisp tortilla chips.
Before you cut into your avocados, be sure you know how to tell if an avocado is ripe. This trick will also help you while picking out your produce on your next trip to the supermarket!