Irresistible POMegranate Guacamole

The pomegranate season is here!

And I’m fully into it!

Guacamole recipe

Not only are these fruits are absolutely delicious, they also have a superfood status!

Pomegranate has anti-inflammatory effects anti-angiogenic properties, contain natural aromatase inhibitors. It also contains powerful antioxidants called Punicalagins.

They are proven to help prevent and fight cancers as well as other diseases.

In other words pomegranates are absolutely essential!

pomegranate season

I don’t know about you, but I kind of hate peeling pomegranates. My worst nightmare!

Especially for people like me POM created POM POMS Fresh Arils.

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Now, let’s get back to the recipe!

Irresistible POMegranate Guacamole

pomegranate guacamole

Ingredients:

  • 2 ripe avocados
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1 lime
  • 1 small red onion
  • 1-2 serrano chiles, stems and seeds removed, minced
  • 4.3 oz cup of POM POMS fresh arils

Directions:

1. Cut avocados in half. Remove seed. Score the seed of the avocado with a blunt knife and turn clockwise. Scoop out the flesh with a spoon. Tip: Put one seed in a bowl. This will keep your guacamole from darkening. Smart, huh?

pomegranate guacamole

2. Add lime zest and lime juice

pomegranate guacamole

3. Finely chop the onion and add minced chiles.

pomegranate guacamole

4. Mix everything with potato masher.

Add a some salt and a sprinkle of olive oil!

Top with POM POM arils!

pomegranate guacamole

 

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