California Avocado season has ended.

peak Season Spring - Summer

Learn more about the California season

SEPTEMBER

California Avocado season is winding down.

NOVEMBER

Our growers will be tending to their trees, preparing for next California Avocado season.

JANUARY

We anticipate that very limited harvesting will occur through February.

MARCH

Harvesting of California Avocados will ramp up into Spring-Summer.

Featured Blog Posts

Recipes and Cooking Tips

By: Dzung Duong

How to Cut an Avocado Safely

Cut an avocado in 5 simple steps.

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Date: 01.31.2019

Season Updates

By: Dzung Duong

Are California Avocados available year-round?

California Avocado season is certainly an exciting and delicious time – but when exactly does it occur? 

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Date: 09.20.2018

Entertaining

By: Zac Benedict

Where can I find California Avocados?

California Avocados are available from Spring - Fall. During this time frame they are available at stores around the United States.

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Date: 07.23.2014

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Find out what makes California Avocados so special

Super tasty. Super versatile.

Super food.

It's true! California Avocados are part of a healthy diet. Learn more

  • A nutrient dense food

    Nutrient dense foods are those that provide substantial amounts of vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients with relatively few calories. One-fifth of a medium avocado (1oz) has 50 calories and contributes nearly 20 vitamins and minerals, making it a great nutrient dense food choice.

  • Naturally Sodium and Cholesteral Free

    California Avocados are naturally sodium and cholesterol free.

  • Contains good Fats

    The avocado is virtually the only fruit that contains monounsaturated fat —good fat.

  • A unique Fruit

    Avocados can act as a “nutrient booster” by helping increase the absorption of fat-soluble nutrients like Vitamins A, D, K and E.

  • Great For Babies and Kids

    The avocado's creamy consistency makes it makes it one of the first fresh foods a baby can enjoy.

Dig in to California Avocados

In season Spring through Summer.Need help finding them?

California Avocado & Ahi Poke Bowl
California Avocado & Ahi Poke Bowl
Serves: 4
California Avocado & Ahi Poke Bowl
Berries, Baby Lettuce and Avocado Ribbons
Berries, Baby Lettuce and Avocado Ribbons
Serves: 6
Berries, Baby Lettuce and Avocado Ribbons
Favorite
California Avocado Macaroni Summer Salad
California Avocado Macaroni Summer Salad
Serves: 8
California Avocado Macaroni Summer Salad
California Avocado Toast Three Ways
California Avocado Toast Three Ways
Serves: 1
California Avocado Toast Three Ways
Avocado Blueberry Muffins
Avocado Blueberry Muffins
Serves: 12
Avocado Blueberry Muffins
New York Strip Steak with Crisp Black Eyed Peas, Kale, California Avocado and Preserved Lemon Vinaigrette
New York Strip Steak with Crisp Black Eyed Peas, Kale, California Avocado and Preserved Lemon Vinaigrette
Serves: 4
New York Strip Steak with Crisp Black Eyed Peas, Kale, California Avocado and Preserved Lemon Vinaigrette
Avocado Spice Mini Cupcakes with Avocado Cream Cheese Frosting
Avocado Spice Mini Cupcakes with Avocado Cream Cheese Frosting
Serves: 24
Avocado Spice Mini Cupcakes with Avocado Cream Cheese Frosting
Favorite
Guacamole Potato Salad
Guacamole Potato Salad
Serves: 8
Guacamole Potato Salad

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Avocado How-Tos

How can I ripen a California Avocado?

To speed up the process of ripening avocados, place the fruit in a paper bag and store at room temperature 65-75° until ready to eat (usually two to five days). Including an apple or banana in the bag helps. Ripe avocados will yield to gentle pressure. Read More

Why should I peel California Avocados?

By peeling avocados, you gain access to the most nutrient-dense part of the fruit closest to the peel. Learn how to peel avocados.

How do I grow an avocado tree?

Don't throw out that seed! You can grow a beautiful houseplant or even your own tree following these simple steps. Read more

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