Monday, May 21, 2012

Pineapple-Black Bean Guacamole


Ingredients:

2 medium avocados, halved, seeded, and peeled

1/4cup bottled green salsa (salsa verde)

1 tablespoon sour cream

1/2 cup finely chopped fresh pineapple or canned crushed pineapple, drained

1/2 cup canned black beans, rinsed and drained

1 fresh jalapeno chile pepper, seeded and minced*

2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion

2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

1 tablespoon minced garlic

1 tablespoon lime juice

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon ground cumin

1/4 cup shredded Monterey jack cheese

Fresh cilantro (optional)

Tortilla chips (optional)

Directions:

In a large bowl mash avocados. Stir in salsa and sour cream until combined. Stir in pineapple, beans, jalapeno, onion, cilantro, garlic, lime juice, salt, and cumin. Cover and chill for 2 hours or until ready to serve. Sprinkle with Monterey Jack cheese. If desired, sprinkle with cilantro and serve with tortilla chips.

Recipe shared from:  http://www.bhg.com/recipe/pineapple-black-bean-guacamole/