Grilled Avocado with Black Bean Salsa

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Grilled Avocados with Black Bean Salsa

Simple and tasty, and as spicy as you like!


  1. Black Bean Salsa:
  2. 1 15 ounce can black beans, rinsed and drained
  3. 1 small onion, diced small
  4. 1 medium size tomato (or 2 small), diced small
  5. Juice of 2 limes
  6. 1 bunch of cilantro, chopped, about 1 cup
  7. A splash or two of your favorite hot sauce (optional)
  8. Grilled Avocados:
  9. 3 avocados- halved
  10. 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil


Serves 6.


Black Bean Salsa:

  • Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and allow to marinate in the refrigerator for 2-3 hours to bring out the flavors.

Grilled Avocados:

  • Generously apply extra virgin olive oil over the avocados with a basting brush.
  • Place the avocados “meat” side down on a hot BBQ grill and cook for 8-10 minutes until the skin gets hot and turns bright green.
  • Fill each half with salsa.

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