Chrissy Teigen's easy, cheesy guacamole

“If you want guacamole with a kick of heat, some garlicky tang and cheese, you will love this,” says supermodel and self-proclaimed foodie Chrissy Teigen, co-host and judge
 on MTV’s new competitive cooking show, Snack-Off. No chips? No problem. Try serving this tasty dip with Kellogg’s Special K Crackers.

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Prep time: 7 minutes
Serves: 4


  • 3 ripe avocados, not too soft, halved and peeled
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/2 tsp. ground cumin
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 1/2 tsp. cayenne
  • dash of garlic powder
  • 1 diced tomato
  • 1 tbsp.chopped cilantro
  • 1 small yellow onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 cup grated cheddar cheese

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1. Halve avocados and scoop out flesh in whole chunks. Transfer to a large bowl and cover with lime juice. Mash avocado with a potato masher or fork, making sure to keep
it creamy and chunky at the same time. Using a fork, fold in salt, cumin, pepper, cayenne and garlic powder.

2. Gently add in tomato, cilantro, onion and garlic. Fold in cheese by sprinkling in small handfuls a bit at a time.

3. Mix and adjust ingredients to taste.

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