Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with festive and flavorful Guacamole-Stuffed Mini Peppers!
Cinco de Mayo calls for colorful decor and flavorful food. Guacamole-Stuffed Mini Peppers check both boxes. They are bursting with both flavor and color! They will brighten up your table and be the hit of your Cinco de Mayo celebration.
Guacamole is the superstar of this recipe so it’s important to get it just right! Want to know the secret to fool-proof guacamole? Concord Fresh Success Guacamole Seasoning Mix! Try it once and you’ll understand what a game-changer it is. Simply add the seasoning mix to two or three ripe avocados, stir, chill, and serve. That’s it!
PRODUCE MOMS TIP: Like your guacamole chunky? Reduce the amount of mashing. A few mashes with a fork is plenty!
Concord Fresh Success Guacamole Seasoning Mix contains no artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives. What it does contain is all the goodies you’d expect to find in great guacamole like onion, red bell pepper, and jalapeno pepper. It also contains lemon juice powder, which helps prevent the guacamole from turning brown. Find Concord Fresh Success Guacamole Seasoning Mixes in the produce department.
While your Guacamole is chilling in the refrigerator, prep your mini peppers and gather your toppings. Slice the peppers in half lengthwise and scoop out the seeds. Be sure to use a variety of colors!
There are no rules for toppings but here are a few suggestions that we can verify are delicious: Onions 52 onions, fresh cilantro, black beans, roasted corn, bacon crumbles, and thinly sliced jalapeno.
This is a great recipe to have the kids help with! Put them to work making the guacamole while you slice the peppers and gather the toppings. With help from Concord, we put together these fun activity sheets to help get kids excited about avocados and Cinco de Mayo.
Avocados are native to Central America and a symbol of Mexican culture. Be sure to add avocados and Concord Fresh Success Guacamole Seasoning Mix to your grocery list in preparation of Cinco de Mayo.
Cinco de Mayo is May 5th. How will you be celebrating? Will guacamole be on your menu? Tell us in the comments below!