Pam’s Classic Guacamole

Pam’s Classic Guacamole is exactly that, an easy to make classic guacamole. Nothing fancy here. Just a good ole Guacamole.

Pam's Classic Guacamole

Living here in Southern California, you often hear people say that they have the best Guacamole recipe. And Pam’s Classic Guacamole is the perfect example of that.

Of course, my wife says her Mom’s guacamole is the best out there. Maybe it’s because she has several huge avocado trees on her property which allows her to pick the perfect avocado.

Pam's Classic Guacamole

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

In any case, I thought I would share my mother-in-law’s recipe for her classic guacamole. If you are in the mood for gourmet guacamole, check out my Mango Guacamole or my Tequila Guacamole.

The thing is that there are not very many different ways to make good guacamole. The trick is to use the perfect avocados to start with

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.

Just like I’ve done for some of my other recipes, I wanted to know the history of Guacamole so I consulted the all-knowing Wikipedia and found this article.

If you love guacamole as much as I do, make sure you check out my list of the Best Guacamole Recipes 🥑.

You will need the following ingredients to make this Classic Guacamole recipe (see recipe card for quantities): Avocados, Salsa, Sour Cream, Mayonnaise, Garlic Salt, Ground Black Pepper, Lemon Juice and Kosher Salt.

  1. On a cutting board, pit avocados and dice.
  2. Add Mayonnaise and Sour Cream.
  3. Sprinkle with Garlic Salt.
  4. Add Salsa and Pepper. Fold mixture.
  5. Add 2 Tbsp Lemon Juice.
  6. Mix well to desired consistency. Add salt to taste if desired.

Printable Recipe Card

Pam's Classic Guacamole

Pam’s Classic Guacamole

Pam's Classic Guacamole is exactly that, an easy to make classic guacamole. Nothing fancy here. Just a good ole Guacamole.
5 from 5 votes
Prep Time10 minutes
Total Time10 minutes
Course Appetizers
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 6
Calories 202 kcal

Equipment

  • Cutting Board

Ingredients
 

  • 3 Large Avocados
  • 1 Tbsp Salsa
  • 2 Tbsp Sour Cream
  • 2 Tbsp Mayonnaise
  • 1 Tsp Garlic Salt
  • 1 Tsp Ground Black Pepper
  • 2 Tbsp Fresh Lemon Juice
  • Kosher Salt, To Taste

Instructions
 

  • On a cutting board, pit avocados and dice.
  • Add Mayonnaise and Sour Cream.
  • Sprinkle with Garlic Salt.
  • Add Salsa and Pepper. Fold mixture.
  • Add 2 Tbsp Lemon Juice.
  • Mix well to desired consistency. Add Salt to taste if desired.

Nutrition

Calories: 202kcalCarbohydrates: 9gProtein: 2gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 4mgSodium: 448mgPotassium: 495mgFiber: 6gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 185IUVitamin C: 12mgCalcium: 16mgIron: 0.6mg

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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One Comment

  1. Betty says:

    I just love this Classic Guacamole. I just love Avocados, and mixed with mayonnaise and sour cream makes this Guacamole delicious. Very tasty and delicious.

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