In season Spring - Fall. Learn what makes our avocados so special & where to find them.

How To's

HOW TO'S: A DEEP DIP INTO AVOCADOS.

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.

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How to Identify Avocado Varieties

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

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How To Grow an Avocado Tree

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

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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.

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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: Zac Benedict

Date: 07.09.2014

Seven-Layer Avocado Salad in a Mason Jar

Here’s a step-by-step approach for making the recipe Seven Layer Salad in a Mason Jar with variation ideas, too.

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By: Zac Benedict

Date: 06.05.2014

How to Ripen an Avocado – the Definitive Guide

The easiest way to ripen an avocado is to place it on your counter or in your fruit bowl for a few days until it gives slightly to gentle squeezing in the palm of your hand.

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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: Zac Benedict

Date: 07.25.2014

Drink your Avocados: 4 Breakfast Smoothie Recipes

With hundreds of thousands of combinations of fruits, veggies and natural sweeteners, smoothies make it easy to get the nutritional benefits of breakfast without getting boring.

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By: Zac Benedict

Date: 11.18.2014

Paleo Avocado Chocolate Cake Recipe

Heaven for chocolate lovers, this avocado chocolate cake is paleo diet-friendly, vegetarian and gluten-free!

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By: Rachael Hutchings

Date: 06.19.2015

Steak Satay with Spicy California Avocado Dipping Sauce

A satay is even better when accompanied by a refreshing California Avocado dipping sauce. With Father’s Day this weekend, I...

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