spiced beef salad with avocado lime dressing


  • 1lb ground beef
  • 1 small onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1tsp ground cumin
  • 1tsp ground cilantro
  • 1tsp paprika
  • 1/4tsp hot chili powder
  • 1/4c fresh cilantro, chopped

for dressing

  • 1 avocado
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 3tbsp olive oil
  • 3tbsp water
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/3c fresh cilantro, chopped
  • salt & pepper to taste


place ground beef, onion and garlic is a large saucepan, cook over medium heat until onions are soft and the meat is almost done.

add spices, salt and pepper to the meat mixture. cook through and add cilantro.

place all dressing ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend together.

prep plate with lettuce, tomato slices and olives. top with ground been mixture and dressing.