St. Patrick’s Day Dip

This past weekend, we were lucky enough to take advantage of hang out with our friends. The day started off right with mimosas, french toast, and college basketball, and ended even better with homemade dip, wine, and hot tubbing.

Beyond the hot tub, our friends also have the most comfortable couch of all time – and great taste in food, which led them to share this tasty dip with us.

Served over salty triscuts, the dip was delightfully creamy and light, and the cilantro lent a fresh, bright smell. The edamame adds protein to the avocado’s healthy fat. And, potentially my favorite part, if you make it right, it will come out almost neon green. Get ready for St. Patty’s!

St. Patty’s Dip

From Whole Foods’ Edamame Guacamole

Ingredients:
1 cup frozen shelled edamame, thawed
1 avocado, peeled and pitted
1/3 bunch cilantro (washed thoroughly)
1/4 white onion, roughly chopped
Juice of 2 limes
2 to 3 tablespoons water
Cracked Salt + Pepper

Instructions:
Put edamame, avocado, cilantro, onion, lime juice, and salt and pepper in a food processor and pulse until almost smooth. Add enough water to make a creamy consistency and pulse again. Season more if needed.

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15 responses to “St. Patrick’s Day Dip

  1. omg wow!! that is the perfect St. Patty’s Day dip!!! I am saving this to my dip list!

  2. I’ve been wanting to make something like this– just in time for St. Pat’s, too!

  3. I tried making edemame hummus and wasn’t a fan but this sounds great!

  4. Mmm delicious St. Patty’s Day dip! I would love that. Thanks for the recipe!
    Glad you had fun with your friends!

  5. Oooh! I heart edamame, and I heart guac. I suspect this is a must eat 🙂

  6. Sounds like a fun time! I love that dip. I have made some similar but didn’t add avocado. next time though 🙂

  7. I love going through blogs while making my grocery list for the week. Thanks for the great recipe! How festive–can’t wait to make it!

  8. Also– I gave you the creative blogger award in my Vacation post– check it out!

  9. Sounds like a good time and the dip looks awesome!

  10. This looks really delicious…too bad I can’t eat soy! I bet it would taste amazing even without the edamame though. Thanks for the awesome recipe.

  11. too bad i didn’t see this post BEFORE st. patrick’s day! i’ll just have to make it anyway!

  12. I am definitely going to need to try that! I am obsessed with avocado and adding protein seems like a great mix! Thanks for the recipe!

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