Recipe: Tomatillo & Avocado Guacamole Salsa

Most of us already know the health benefits of avocado—they help lower cholesterol, control blood sugar levels, improve immune function and they taste great! So, for your next party, try whipping up a batch of this tomatillo and avocado salsa for a healthy snack everyone can enjoy.


In a large bowl, lightly dice the avocado leaving the consistency a little chunky. Add all remaining ingredients except the olive oil to the bowl. Fold ingredients together, slowly adding in the olive oil as you blend. Adjust according to taste. Serve immediately or cover and chill until ready to serve.


  • 4 tomatillos, diced
  • 3 California avocados, split, peeled and seeds removed
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1/2 medium onion, diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1/4 cup minced jalapenos
  • 1 teaspoon aalt
  • California Olive Ranch olive oil (or your preferred brand)