How to Make Guacamole in a Mexican Molcajete

Delicious recipe for simple guacamole made in a traditional molcajete.

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How to Make Guacamole in a Mexican Molcajete Recipe
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Molcajete can be purchased at a Mexican supermarket for ~$20, or online or at a cooking store ~$50.

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Add a few pieces of diced jalapeño, a few leaves of cilantro, and some onion to the molcajete.

Add a few pieces of diced jalapeño, a few leaves of cilantro, and some onion to the molcajete.

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Grind the onion, cilantro and jalapeño into a paste. This will season the molcajete.

Grind the onion, cilantro and jalapeño into a paste. This will season the molcajete.

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Add 2 chopped avocados to the molcajete.

Add 2 chopped avocados to the molcajete.

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Mash until avocado starts to turn into a paste, leaving some chunks.

Mash until avocado starts to turn into a paste, leaving some chunks.

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Add more diced onion, jalapeño, and cilantro leaves to the molcajete. Use the stone or a fork to mix into the avocado paste.

Add more diced onion, jalapeño, and cilantro leaves to the molcajete. Use the stone or a fork to mix into the avocado paste.

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Add sea salt and pepper to the avocado mixture.

Add sea salt and pepper to the avocado mixture.

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Add 2 remaining chopped avocados to the mixture. Squeeze 1/2 lime on top of avocado mixture. Gently mash with molcajete stone or a fork, leaving chunks of avocado.

Add 2 remaining chopped avocados to the mixture. Squeeze 1/2 lime on top of avocado mixture. Gently mash with molcajete stone or a fork, leaving chunks of avocado.

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(Optional) cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for about one hour before serving.

(Optional) cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for about one hour before serving.

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Serve slightly chunky guacamole with salty tortilla chips, on toast, meats or anything else you can dream up.

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