I love deviled eggs. Seriously. They’re probably my favorite dish for holiday get togethers, and really, I could be happy just having them and dessert. These spicy avocado deviled eggs are a great twist on the traditional version, but still taste amazing.
Our version has a distinct adult flair with the addition of some unexpected spices. They’re low carb, keto friendly, and paleo approved, too!
Spicy Avocado Deviled Eggs Recipe
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One of the keys to making these spicy avocado deviled eggs Paleo friendly is the use of Avocado Mayo. It’s a healthier version that tastes like homemade mayonnaise, and not like the stuff you normally get on the shelf at the store. You can’t beat that.
Serves 2 eggs959
A deliciously decadent version of deviled eggs that are made with avocado. Paleo, Whole30, and Keto friendly, too
10 minPrep Time
20 minCook Time
30 minTotal Time
- 8 large eggs
- 2 T. white vinegar
- 2 medium avocados
- 1 T. lemon juice
- 1½ T. avocado mayonnaise*
- 1 t. crushed red pepper flakes
- ½ t. garlic powder
- ½ t. onion powder
- ½ t. smoked paprika
- Sea salt and black pepper, to taste
- 3 T. fresh parsley, minced
- Place eggs in a large pot and cover by an inch or two cold water. Add 2 tablespoons of white vinegar to the pot and bring to a rolling boil.
- Cover and turn off heat. Let the eggs sit on burner, covered, for 11-12 minutes.
- Drain the eggs and rinse in cold water to stop cooking process. Once cool enough to handle, gently peel and slice each egg in half lengthwise.
- Carefully remove the yolks with a spoon and transfer to a small mixing bowl. Set the cooked egg whites aside.
- Add the avocado, lemon juice, avocado mayonnaise, red pepper flakes, garlic powder, onion powder, and smoked paprika to the bowl with the yolks.
- Season with salt and black pepper, to taste, and mash everything together until thoroughly combined.
- Fill each egg half with a tablespoon of the avocado mixture and top with fresh parsley. Serve immediately and enjoy!
One helpful hint. When boiling eggs, add a little white vinegar to the water. It helps to make peeling the eggs so much easier.
Don’t these Spicy Avocado Deviled Eggs sound amazing? Whip up a batch with some of those leftover hard boiled eggs from your Easter egg hunt. They’re a great addition to anyone’s appetizer spread. Or, y’know, just eat them for a meal. That’s totally fine, too!