This Mango Dish is Perfect for Celebrating National Guacamole Day

By: Alyson Wyers - Sep 18, 2015
References: foxeslovelemons & refinery29
The only thing health-conscious folks will love more than National Guacamole Day is celebrating with this quinoa-incorporating recipe. Created by Lori at Foxes Love Lemons, the Guacamole Quinoa With Mango combines everyone's favorite avocado-based dip with a protein-backed grain. This also transforms a yummy snack into a full-on meal perfect for National Guacamole Day.

If you are feeling especially adventurous in the kitchen, you can even try substituting the quinoa for other grains, such as rice or couscous. The fruity and filling dish is also great for sharing.

To recreate this dish at home you will need ingredients including avocado, ground cayenne, fresh cilantro, ground cumin, garlic, jalapeno pepper, kosher salt, lime juice, mango, red onion, cooked quinoa and baby tomatoes.