Avocado Aioli

This Avocado Aioli is super easy to make. If you like Avocados you must give this aioli recipe a try. Makes a great dipping sauce.

avocado aioli

This delicious Avocado Aioli goes great on sandwiches or as a veggie dipping sauce. No matter how you decide to eat this aioli you will not be disappointed.

avocado aioli

Aioli is a creamy sauce very similar to mayonnaise. The major difference between the two is that Aioli is typically made of garlic, salt, and olive oil while mayonnaise is made from egg yolks and canola oil. While similar in appearance, the flavor profile of each is very different.

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This Avocado Aioli tastes just like….. well avocados! Fresh Basil can be pretty pungent at times so you will taste the basil along with the avocado and fresh lemon juice.

avocado aioli

Picking the right Avocado is key to making this aioli recipe. If the avocado is not ripe enough it will alter the taste of this aioli, and not necessarily in a good way. Good thing we can help you pick the right Avocado!

avocado aioli

Choosing the wrong avocado will ruin your dish. Especially when the avocado is the main ingredient like in Guacamole. Basically, you want a perfectly ripe Avocado.

This is a great article on how to select the perfect avocado. You should also check out our video on How to Cut an Avocado

If you struggle with cutting and coring avocados, this video tutorial is for you. This is an important skill to learn if you often make guacamole or any other type of Mexican Food.

If you are wondering what you can use this Avocado Aioli for here are a few ideas. In addition to using it as a spread on your favorite sandwich, it also makes a great dipping sauce for grilled vegetables or crispy potato wedges like my Grilled Sweet Potato Planks.

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You will need the following ingredients to make this Avocado Aioli recipe (see recipe card for quantities): Avocados, Plain Greek Yogurt, Fresh Basil, Minced Garlic, Fresh Lemon Juice, Salt and Ground Black Pepper.

  1. Combine all the ingredients in a food processor and process until just smooth. If you don’t have a food processor you can also use an immersion blender.
  2. If you are not going to use the aioli immediately store it in the refrigerator in an airtight container.

Printable Recipe Card

avocado aioli

Avocado Aioli

This Avocado Aioli is super easy to make. If you like Avocados you must give this aioli recipe a try. Makes a great dipping sauce.
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time5 minutes
Total Time5 minutes
Course Dips, Spreads & Aioli
Cuisine American
Servings 10
Calories 37 kcal

Ingredients
 

  • 1 medium Avocados
  • Cup Plain Greek Yogurt
  • 1 Tbsp Fresh Basil, chopped
  • 2 Tsp Garlic Cloves, minced
  • 1 Tsp Fresh Lemon Juice
  • ½ Tsp Salt
  • ¼ Tsp Ground Black Pepper

Instructions
 

  • Combine all the ingredients in a food processor and process until just smooth. If you don’t have a food processor you can also use an immersion blender.
  • If you are not going to use the aioli immediately store in the refrigerator in an airtight container.

Nutrition

Calories: 37kcalCarbohydrates: 2gProtein: 1gFat: 3gSaturated Fat: 0.4gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.4gMonounsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 0.3mgSodium: 120mgPotassium: 111mgFiber: 1gSugar: 0.4gVitamin A: 41IUVitamin C: 2mgCalcium: 12mgIron: 0.1mg

Nutritional information provided for this recipe is based on 1 serving. This information is an estimate and may vary based on several factors. If nutritional information is important to you and your diet, please verify this recipe with a Registered Dietitian.

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2 Comments

  1. Kyle says:

    A gerat dipping sauce!

  2. Adam says:

    Super delicious!

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