Guacamole is pretty much undefeated in the avocado in pureed/mashed form but is there another way to make avocado dip? These 8 recipes prove that there is a world beyond guacamole as we know it.  Game day, lunch time, party time or spread on toast, we hope you enjoy these ideas!

1. Creamy Avocado Dip With Scallions - @epicurious

With a mix of caramelized and fresh scallions, plus avocado and yogurt, this dip has a taste and texture somewhere between onion dip and guacamole.


2. Julie Sahni's Curried Avocado with Garlic and Green Chiles - @food52

Avocados and curry spice work so so well together, this quick dip proves it!

Food 52

3. Guacamole Without Avocado: It’s Edamole! - @cookthestory

Edamame is a protein, power-filled sub for avocados.  

Cook the Story

4. Avocado Hummus - @recipe_tin

Hummus is good, guacamole is good, why not combine the two? The roasted pine nuts to top it off are a genius idea!

Recipe Tin

5. Avocado Salsa Verde Dip - @peasandcrayons

Bringing the freshness and zip of tomatillos to the avocado, cilantro equation. 

Peas and Crayons

6. Festive 5-minute Creamy Avocado Dip - @blissfulbasil

Pomegranate seeds and toasted hazelnuts add texture to this party pleaser. 

Blissful Basil

7. Green Pea "Guacamole"

The sweetness of fresh English green peas adds even more green and a new angle to traditional guac.

New York Times

8. Avocado & Citrus “Ceviche” - @cookieandkate

Juicy grapefruit segments, creamy avocado and a hit of spice from jalapeno make this a little bowl of avo joy.  

Cookie and Kate


(Ok One Guacamole)  

Chipotle Bacon Guacamole - @Mantry

Crispy, meaty bacon, smoky chipotle and a crumble of cotija cheese make this the deluxe bowl of game-day avocado goodness you dream of. 

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