healthy recipe skinny guacamole

Healthy Recipe: Skinny Guacamole

Stretch out the calories and fat by swapping some Greek yogurt into this classic … 35% fewer calories, 50% less fat and 5 times the protein of the original!

Ingredients:

  • 1 ½ fresh avocado
  • ½ cup nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 1 lime
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ½ cup diced red onion
  • 3 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro
  • 3 plum tomatoes, diced
  • Garlic powder, to taste
  • Cayenne pepper, to taste (optional)

Directions:

  • Mash the fresh avocado in a bowl
  • Add the Greek yogurt to the avocado mash
  • Stir in the zest and juice of the fresh lime, salt, garlic powder and cayenne pepper
  • Fold in the red onion, fresh cilantro and plum tomatoes
  • For best flavor, refrigerate for 1 hour prior to serving

Nutrition per portion (recipe serves 4):

  • 170 Calories (original 260 kcals)
  • 11g Fat (original 22g fat)
  • 22g Protein (original 4g protein)

Updated June 6, 2016

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