Guacamole with Jicama

Jazz up this summetime favorite with the addition of jicama! This juicy root vegetable is a fantastic choice for diabetics, with a low glycemic index and calories. We love how it adds a crunch to guacamole while absorbing up that great avocado flavor.

Guacamole with Jicama. Photo by Jenny Dorsey.

Guacamole with Jicama. Photo by Jenny Dorsey.

Guacamole with Jicama

Servings: 4

Time: 20 minutes

INGREDIENTS

  • 2 avocado, mashed
  • ½ cup jicama, small dice or shredded
  • 1 Tbsp cilantro, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp scallion, minced
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 2 limes, juiced
  • 2 dash ground cumin
  • 1 dash paprika
  • 1 dash red chili pepper flakes
  • 1 dash cayenne pepper
  • Kosher Salt
  • Ground Black Pepper

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Combine all ingredients and season with salt and pepper to taste.