National guacamole day is observed on September 16 of every year. Guacamole is an avocado-based sauce and it popular on American cuisine as a salad ingredient, commandment, and as a dip. Avocados are the star of this guacamole, whereas lime juice, tomatoes, seasonings, and onion are promoting the taste of the guacamole and make guacamole as a guilt-free addition to any meal or snack. This dip is filled with a lot of nutrients, and good fat, along with a hint of spice and fresh taste of lime. All the ingredients of the guacamole make this dip as a flavored one. Guacamole is easy to make and it is one of the best party dishes. Also, guacamole is versatile, like you can dip your favorite chip, adding as a topping on a quesadilla, and adding in a salad.
History of the National Guacamole Day
- The 1500s- The Aztecs made a spread with avacados called “avacado sauce or ahuaca-mulli”.
- 1833- In Florida, the first avocado trees were planted, and then three years later avocado trees were also planted in California.
- 1935- The “Hass” was born; Rudolph Hass originates the term “Hass Avacado” when he purchased a seedling from a farmer and today Hass is the most popular avocado variety in America.
- 2014- The consumption of avocados has increased in America, it jumped from 1 to 7 pounds per capita within 20 years.
There is no authentic date in the history of the national guacamole day but the day was created to enjoy and celebrate the unique taste of guacamole. And this day might be created by the guacamole enthusiasts.
Activities to do on the National Guacamole Day
- Add guacamole to your food
On this national guacamole day, add some guacamole to your food, whether you have homemade guac or the one which bought from the store, just add guac to your food. And you can be so creative on this day, whatever dinner you are making find a little room to add guacamole in it and enjoy the taste. You can also try something crazy which may result in delicious.
- Make fresh guacamole
One of the best ways to celebrate the national guacamole day is by making some fresh guac. Get some ripe avocados from the nearby store. Cut your avocados, take out the stone, and get the flesh out of skiing with a spoon and put it in a bowl. With a fork or handheld mixture, smash it, add some, lime juice, and salsa for extra flavor.
Why Everyone Loves the National Guacamole day?
- Guac is healthy as well as delicious
Guacamole is one of the food that you can love easily, whether it is plain or spicy, you will love it easily. And avocados are rich in good fat which will you to reduce cholesterol. When avocado is mashed it will become creamy and that brings all the amazing flavors.
- It is versatile
The guacamole was originated in Mexican as a side dish. Due to its deliciousness, health benefits, and great flavor, it has became popular all across the world, especially in Canada and the United States. Guac is totally versatile, you can add it into most of your regular foods like sandwiches, salad, and even on pizza. Apart from versatility, it gives a great taste to the dish.
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