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Simplest Guacamole (3 Ingredients!)

An uncomplicated guacamole that can be ready in 5 minutes! This is pared-down to the bare necessities for a satisfying guac.
As written, this recipe serves about 2. It can be easily multiplied to party portions!
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 2
Author: Mandy Jackson


  • 1 medium ripe avocado
  • 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lime juice


  • Halve the avocado and scoop out the flesh into a small bowl. Sprinkle with salt and mash together with a fork. Stir in the lime juice. Adjust seasoning to taste.


If you're using any additional ingredients (onion, jalapeƱo, cilantro, etc.), stir them in with the lime juice.