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

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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: 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: Zac Benedict

Date: 04.10.2014

5 California Avocado Recipes to Celebrate Spring

It can be difficult to find the best spring recipes, so let us help you craft your menu with some avocado recipe ideas to get you started!

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By: Zac Benedict

Date: 05.15.2015

Burger or Salad: Would You Rather

When summer rolls around, what's on your outdoor BBQ menu: Burger or Salad?

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By: California Avocado Commission

Date: 08.21.2014

The key to tomato flavor: It's in your hands!

One of the most beautiful and tasty pairings of nature's bounty is avocado together with tomato.

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By: California Avocado Commission

Date: 07.14.2014

MyPlate Recipes Featuring California Avocados

Browse these quick and easy MyPlate recipe ideas featuring California Avocados

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By: Zac Benedict

Date: 04.02.2014

Save the Date: Party for the Start of California Avocado Season

Mid-April marks the official start of the California Avocado season, and to kick this season off right, we’re throwing a party!

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