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Avocado crema recipe

Avocado crema with simple ingredients available at pantry. No sour cream, spicy dip with few bullet chillis. Step by step photos.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Course: Condiments
Cuisine: Fusion
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 avocado
  • 1 Lime
  • ½ cup Coriander chopped roughly
  • 1 cup Curd
  • 2 tablespoon Milk
  • 4 Chillies I used bullet chilli
  • Salt as needed

Instructions

How to make hung curd:

  • Place a metal strainer over a bowl. Line it with clean kitchen towel.
  • Measure 1 cup of curd and pour over the cloth. Gather the ends and hand over the sink. I tied over my tap.
  • After minium 1 hour, gently squeeze of excess water. Or you may choose to hang for longer.
  • You have thick hung curd now to use in place of sour cream.
  • Run the knife along the avocado until you reach the seed. Refer this video to see how.
  • Take out the seed. Scoop the avocado.Place it in blender with roughly chopped coriander leaves.
  • Add green chilli, lemon juice and salt to it. Along with hung curd.
  • Blend well smoothly. Wipe the blender walls in between twice or thrice for even smoothness.
  • Transfer to serving bowl.

Notes

  • Choose perfect rip avocado to avoid bitterness.
  • It is important to use generous lime juice to balance the taste. Otherwise the avocado's smell will be dominating.
  • You can add the zest of lime too if you want it to smell more limey.