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Cheese Chips with Chipotle Copycat Guacamole (Low Carb, Gluten-free)
This recipe combines crispy cheddar cheese chips with infamous Chipotle copycat guacamole, for a perfect quick and easy cold appetizer.
    Servings Prep Time
    4servings (4 large chips each) 10minutes
    Cook Time
    5minutes
    Servings Prep Time
    4servings (4 large chips each) 10minutes
    Cook Time
    5minutes
    Ingredients
    Cheese chips
    • 1cup Cheddar cheese(shredded)
    Guacamole
    • 1medium Avocado
    • 1tsp Lime juice
    • 1/8tsp Sea salt(or more to taste)
    • 2tbsp Red onion(minced)
    • 1/4medium Jalapenos(minced)
    • 1tbsp Fresh cilantro(minced)
    Instructions
    1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Use parchment paper to line two baking sheets that will fit in the oven side-by-side.
    2. Place tablespoon-size circles of shredded cheese onto the lined baking sheet, at least 1.5-2 inches apart. Bake for 5-8 minutes, until edges are golden and cheese is bubbly. Cool completely on the baking sheet, then pat excess oil with a paper towel.
    3. Meanwhile, to make the guacamole, combine the avocado, lime juice, and sea salt in a bowl. Use a potato masher or fork to mash until smooth. Fold in the red onion, jalapeno, and fresh cilantro.
    4. Arrange the chips in a single layer on a platter. Use a small cookie scoop to scoop the guacamole onto the chips. Sprinkle with additional cilantro on top, if desired.
    Recipe Notes
    Nutrition Facts
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 198 Calories from Fat 153
    % Daily Value*
    Total Fat 17g 26%
    Total Carbohydrates 6g 2%
    Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
    Sugars 1g
    Protein 8g 16%
    Vitamin A 8%
    Vitamin C 11%
    Calcium 21%
    Iron 3%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

    Net carbs per serving (4 large chips with topping): 2g

    *Adapted fromĀ Chipotle