Complete Your March Madness Game Watching With This Snack!

March Madness AppetizerWhip up this guacamole-goat cheese toast for March Madness game watching!

Whether you’re all for snacking on traditional pizza and chips while you watch the big game, or you prefer mixing it up with some greens and lighter options – this dish is a must try!

The guacamole is paired with goat cheese and spread on toast to create a perfect finger-food appetizer to enjoy the game.

Ingredients:

  • 2 ripe avocados
  • 3 tablespoons finely chopped red onion, divided
  • 1/2 medium-size jalapeño pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, pressed
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup crumbled goat cheese
  • 1 fresh tomatillo, husk removed
  • Toasted brown bread
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 plum tomato, seeded and finely chopped

Directions:

  1. Cut avocados in half. Scoop pulp into a bowl, and mash with a potato masher or fork until slightly chunky. Stir in 2 Tbsp. red onion and next 5 ingredients. Gently fold in cheese. Place plastic wrap directly on surface of mixture, and let stand at room temperature 30 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, preheat oven to 375°. Finely chop tomatillo.
  3. Toast bread until browned.
  4. Top each with piece of brown bread with a rounded teaspoonful avocado mixture. Stir together tomatillo, tomato, and remaining 1 Tbsp. red onion. Top avocado mixture with tomatillo mixture. Sprinkle with coarsely ground pepper to taste.

Enjoy the March Madness game watching with this delicious (and pleasantly healthy!) appetizer! To thoroughly be submerged into the game, contact Mayer Insurance for all of your Apple Valley, Minnesota insurance needs!