Lobster and Pickled Jalapeno Guacamole with Flour Tortilla Chips

Chef Christy Vega has a delicious appetizer to pair with her Blood Orange margarita and Artichoke Enchiladas!

Ingredients for Guacamole:

  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup white onion, chopped
  • 1 pickled jalapeño, minced
  • Squeeze of lime juice
  • Cilantro to taste
  • 3/4 cup Maine Lobster

Ingredients for Tortilla Chips:

  • 12 flour tortillas
  • vegetable oil
  • Coarse sea salt

Instructions for Guacamole:

1. Peel, pit and mash avocados. Season with salt and mash a little more.

2. Stir in onions, pickled jalapeños, lime juice and cilantro. Mix together.

3. Gently fold in the lobster. Season to taste

Instructions for Tortilla Chips:

1. Line a baking sheet with paper towels and set aside.

2. Stack and cut tortillas into triangles.

3. In a deep pot, heat oil to 365F. Fry tortilla chips in small batches until golden brown.

4. Remove and allow to drain on the baking sheet.

5. Sprinkle with sea salt.

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