RECIPES

Easy, delicious and unexpected recipes with California Avocados.

Paleo Avocado Chocolate Cake Recipe

avocado chocolate cake

Heaven for chocolate lovers, this avocado chocolate cake is paleo diet-friendly, vegetarian and gluten-free! Finally we are getting some cooler days here in California and baking with avocados is back on my radar. This past weekend I tried out a new Paleo Chocolate Avocado Cake recipe developed by Sabrina Modelle. Her chocolate cake recipe uses […]

Easy-to-Make Avocado Tortilla Soup with Roast Turkey and California Avocado

avocado tortilla soup

One of my favorite things about the holiday season is a traditional meal with roast turkey, and I actually look forward to the leftovers. There are the casseroles, snacks, turkey sandwiches with cranberry – and avocado of course. This year I’m planning on cozying up with an updated, lighter version of Tortilla Soup with Roast […]

California Avocado Posole (Pork Stew)

avocado stew posole

At America’s Test Kitchen, we add California Avocados to many recipes to achieve as close to authentic flavor as possible. Avocados give a textural and color contrast to this flavorful and rich traditional Pork Stew. Their creamy texture offers moments of freshness against the deep flavor of the ancho chiles and the rich pork, as […]

Flavorful California Avocado Breakfast Ideas From Michelle Dudash

avocado breakfast casserole

Our friend, registered dietitian and chef Michelle Dudash, was recently a guest on The Morning Scramble at AZ-TV to talk about five delicious ways to start the day with nutrient-dense California Avocados. We love how it came out so we thought we’d share it with you! Check it out below. Avocado Breakfast Ideas Michelle’s ideas […]

Avocado Hummus Recipe

avocado hummus

Written by our friends at America’s Test Kitchen As far as fruits go, there are few that are as versatile as the characteristically creamy and flavorful California Avocado. They are simple, rich, velvety, and pair especially well with a wide range of ingredients–sweet, tart, bitter, and crunchy–for new taste sensations. At America’s Test Kitchen, we […]

Overnight Avocado Kale Salad with Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Pomegranate Vinaigrette

avocado kale salad

Written by our friends at America’s Test Kitchen As far as fruits go, there are few that are as versatile as the characteristically creamy and flavorful California Avocado. They are simple, rich, velvety, and pair especially well with a wide range of ingredients–sweet, tart, bitter, and crunchy–for new taste sensations. At America’s Test Kitchen, we […]

The Bomblette! (Avocado Omelette)

avocado omelette

Written by Sara O’Donell of AverageBetty.com Brunch is a big part of my life. And that sounds so snooty, doesn’t it? But you see, for me… Family + Friends = Brunch. And that’s not so snooty, right? I know how to feed a Brunch crowd. Chilaquiles to Lemon Curd. People say my bacon is perfect. […]

What in the Heck is a Pintxo?

avocado tapas

Tasty Tapas with California Avocados I love to graze on tapas, those flavorful small-bite dishes from Spain. So being a fan a tapas I was surprised when a colleague suggested we create some California Avocado recipes for “pintxos.” I thought, “What in the heck is a pintxo?” I found out that pintxos (pronounced “Peent-chos” and […]