Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing

June 26, 2023

I’m a firm believer in the power of a well-crafted dressing to elevate flavors and bring a salad to life. It can take an ordinary salad and bring it to extraordinary heights! And let me tell you, this Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing does exactly that! With its velvety texture, zesty lemon flavor, and the vibrant essence of cilantro, it transforms any salad into a culinary masterpiece.

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The Magic of Cilantro

My love for cilantro runs deep, and I have my grandmother to thank for that. She would sprinkle cilantro over everything, from meats to salads to vegetables, infusing each dish with its vibrant flavor. It’s amazing how something as simple as an herb can bring back childhood memories. And even more amazing how culinary traditions are passed down through generations.

Now, let’s talk about the health benefits of cilantro. Not only does it add a burst of freshness to dishes, but it also packs a nutritional punch. Cilantro is rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that support overall well-being. It’s known for its detoxifying properties, aiding digestion, and promoting healthy skin. So, not only does this dressing taste amazing, but it also nourishes your body from within.

Unleash the Magic: Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing for Sensational Salads

So, my friends, if you are a cilantro lover like me, or even if you’re not, get ready to discover just how amazing this herb can be. Introducing our Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing—a perfect fusion of creamy avocado, aromatic cilantro, tangy lemon juice, and a hint of garlic. This dressing will take your salads to a whole new level of deliciousness. Simply blend all the ingredients until smooth, and voila! You have a creamy and delicious dressing that will elevate your greens and impress your guests. Get creative with your salad toppings, and let this dressing be the star that ties everything together. It’s time to embrace the magic of cilantro and make every salad a culinary masterpiece.

Remember, good food is about more than just nourishment; it’s about creating moments, honoring traditions, and savoring the flavors that bring us joy. This Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing is a tribute to my love for cilantro and the culinary heritage I hold dear. I hope it becomes a cherished addition to your own culinary journey. Enjoy!

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Creamy Cilantro Avocado Dressing

Recipe by Raquel QuevedoCourse: Dips and DressingsCuisine: AmericanDifficulty: Easy


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Each serving is 3 tablespoons


  • 70 grams ripe avocado (1/2 of a small hass avocado)

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • juice of 2 lemons

  • 3 cloves of garlic

  • 1 cup roughly chopped cilantro

  • 1 teaspoon salt

  • 3 tablespoons water

  • 1/4 red onion


  • Blend all ingredients in a blender until smooth.

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Nutrition Facts

4 servings per container

  • Amount Per ServingCalories100
  • % Daily Value *
  • Total Fat 9.5g 15%
    • Total Carbohydrate 4.5g 2%
      • Dietary Fiber 1.5g 6%
      • Sugars 1g
    • Protein 1g 2%

      * The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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