Spicy Avocado Sauce Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Spicy Avocado Sauce Recipe
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Spicy Avocado Sauce

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"A fresh and delicious sauce. Perfect with Mexican flautas, fried tacos, or plain corn chips."

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Original recipe makes 1 1/2 cups Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins

    10 mins


  1. Blend the tomatillos, serrano chile peppers, and cilantro in a blender until smooth. Add 1 avocado quarter and continue blending until the avocado is fully incorporated into the mixture; repeat with each piece of avocado. Season with salt; continue processing until smooth. Serve immediately.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Sep 23, 2010

I make a very similar recipes from Rick Bayless that adds a small white onion to blender also. Delicious everytime.

Most Helpful Critical Review
May 07, 2012

This was okay but I really thought we would like it more than we did. It wasn't bad on our tacos when melded with all of the other ingredients but on it's own we didn't care for it. I only used two serranos but wish I'd added all four. My problem isn't that it was too mild though, it's the actual flavor.


14 Ratings

Jun 15, 2010

This was really good. It could use a bit more spice but was just right for my wife and kids

Jul 26, 2010

I changed it up a bit. I went with 3 chile peppers, 1 serrano, and 1 habanero instead of the 4 serranos. I also added about 1/3 cup of sour cream and a tablespoon of lemon juice. It's wonderful, but not for the faint of heart

Jun 22, 2010

Very Good! I made this exactly per the recipe and thought it was good, but a little spicy. I added an extra tomatillo and a little garlic powder, lemon juice and water, and that made it a 5-star for me. Used it on cicken flautas made from here.

Jun 03, 2012

This. is. so. good. !!! Very spicy too which we love. Very good stuff! Served on Black bean taco salad, and on

Mar 11, 2011

This was good, but I had to add a little extra to even out the flavor. We added lime and 1 extra avocado because the chiles were so spicy. Also, my hubby thinks we should have added an onion, so maybe next time. Overall, good and I will make again.

Aug 26, 2014

Really good and spicy. I took the advise of some of the other reviewers and added onion, sour cream, a splash of lemon and lime juice, a teaspoon of minced garlic, and a little fajita seasoning.


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  • Calories
  • 64 kcal
  • 3%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 4.8 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 5.2 g
  • 8%
  • Fiber
  • 2.9 g
  • 12%
  • Protein
  • 1 g
  • 2%
  • Sodium
  • 3 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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