Green Pea Guacamole

A perfect guacamole for when there's no avocado in the house. The peas add a unique sweetness and bright green color.

Ingredients

  • 2 Tablespoons cooking liquid, from peas
  • 4 to 5 drops hot pepper sauce
  • ½ lemon, peeled, halved
  • 2 cups (320 g) peas, cooked, drained
  • 2 Tablespoons yellow onion, peeled, diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled
  • ¼ teaspoon white pepper

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 45 seconds, using the tamper to press the ingredients into the blades.
  5. Transfer to a bowl.  If desired, cover and refrigerate mixture for 2 additional hours to allow flavors to meld... or serve immediately.