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Where can I find California Avocados?

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We’re here to help! California Avocados are available from Spring – Fall. During this time frame they are available at stores around the United States, with good distribution throughout California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Oregon and Washington and in select grocery stores around the rest of the United States. Find California Avocados Check with […]

Tips for the Perfect Summer BBQ

California Avocado Potato Salad1

Summer just isn’t summer without getting together with friends, enjoying great food and making memories. So what are you waiting for? Invite your friends over, fire up the grill and serve this delicious avocado potato salad. It’s perfect with burgers, hot dogs, chicken and pork. Ok, it’s great with sausage sandwiches, too. They always seem […]

MyPlate Recipes Featuring California Avocados

myplate recipes grilled chicken avocado

You may have heard the MyPlate recommendation to “Make half your plate fruits and vegetables,” and findings from a recent consumer survey from the International Food Information Council shows that more than four out of five people are trying to achieve this goal by making an effort to eat more of these important food groups. […]

Baja Fresh and La Salsa Summer Menu Features


Good news! Baja Fresh customers are demanding more Fresh California Avocados. From April 28th through September 26th, Baja Fresh is bringing back its Fresh California Avocado-enhanced, “Catch 2 or 3” seafood taco combo, as well as introducing Baja BBQ Chicken Salad and Grilled Shrimp Chile Lime Salad also topped with Fresh California Avocados. Throughout the […]

June is California Avocado Month

Avocado Month Avocado Macaroni and Cheese

June is California Avocado Month, when California Avocados are at peak availability and to celebrate, we’ve linked up with chefs across the country to showcase avocados from California in exclusive menu items and various in-restaurant promotions.  California Avocado Month Chef Features Chefs in New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Diego, Seattle, Dallas, Los Angeles and more […]

Avocados Can Be Part of a Diabetes Diet

Avocado Recipes for Diabetics - Asparagus Salad

California Avocados are a delicious fruit and their nutrient-dense profile makes them a smart addition for anyone with (or without!) diabetes. _ Eating a diabetes-friendly diet is often perceived to be a challenge, but rest assured you don’t have to sacrifice flavor and satisfaction when creating an eating plan that will help contribute to your […]