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How To's


If it has to do with avocados, then you'll find it here. We've got great advice and clever ideas on just about everything you can do with an avocado.

How to Buy, Ripen & Use Avocados

Once you have a California Avocado in hand, you’ll likely have a few questions. We can answer them all.

How to Identify Avocado Varieties

Start with Bacon and work your way to Zutano. Learn how to recognize all types of avocado.

How To Grow an Avocado Tree

Almost anyone can grow an avocado tree with a little TLC. Read professional recommendations and insider info.


How to Peel an Avocado

Everyone has a personal preference on how to cut California Avocados - but using this 'nick and peel' technique allows you to make the most of your avocado while maximizing the nutritional benefits. Here's how to cut and peel an avocado.

Learn How to Peel an Avocado

How to Find California Avocados

California Avocados are available from Spring - Fall. During this time frame they are available at stores around the United States. Get tips on finding and correctly identifying California Avocados.

How to Find California Avocados

From our Blog

Discover more California Avocado tips, tricks, facts and fun.

By: Trish Farano

Date: 07.27.2016

Avo-licious Brownies

A traditional brownie recipe with California Avocados substituted in for the butter!

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By: Roni Noone

Date: 07.25.2016

The 5 Ingredient Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

Easy, 5 ingredient avocado protein smoothie recipe.

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By: Rachael Hutchings

Date: 07.19.2016

Red Beans and Rice with California Avocado

Red Beans and Rice with California Avocado

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By: Rachael Hutchings

Date: 08.11.2015

California Avocado Milkshake

This avocado milkshake is a simple affair, only five ingredients - perfect for those hot afternoons!

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By: Katie Ferraro

Date: 04.17.2014

California Avocado Cucumber Cups

his California Avocado Cucumber Cups recipe is a flavorful addition to your mid-day routine and is deliciously portion-controlled in cucumber cups for less than 100 calories per serving.

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By: Zac Benedict

Date: 08.11.2014

How To: Make Guacamole in 5 Simple Steps

5 simple steps to help you in your guacamole preparation.

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