California Avocado season has ended.

Recipes

More flavor, fewer carbohydrates.

California Avocado Cilantro Coulis

California Avocado Cilantro Coulis

Author: Elizabeth Shaw

If you like cilantro, you will love this California Avocado Cilantro Coulis; the sauce that can be used on almost anything! Try it as a dip for sweet potato fries or as a sauce on grilled chicken, pork or fish.

8
View Recipe
California Avocado Yogurt Dressing

California Avocado Yogurt Dressing

Author: Manuel Villacorta, MS, RD

This low-sodium and low-cholesterol yogurt dressing combines probiotics from the Greek yogurt and fiber from the California Avocado, both of which help to maintain gut health. California Avocados contain mono- and polyunsaturated “good” fat, which makes them a great substitute for foods rich in saturated fats. Enjoy this dressing on your favorite salad or as a dip knowing you are getting a good source of vitamin B2 (15% DV), vitamin B12 (15% DV) and vitamin K (15 % DV).

4
View Recipe
California Deviled Eggs

California Deviled Eggs

Author: California Avocado Commission

What makes a California Deviled Egg? California Avocados of course! These mayo-free snacks are easy to make and popular at parties and on buffet tables.

8
View Recipe
Chimichurri Cucumber Noodles with Shrimp, Avocado and Hearts of Palm

Chimichurri Cucumber Noodles with Shrimp...

Author: Dara Michalski

Chimichurri cucumber noodles are fantastic on their own, but when you add creamy avocado, shrimp and hearts of palm, you have a magical summertime dinner recipe. The flavors meld together so well in this healthy, fresh recipe.

4
View Recipe
Healthy Lettuce Cups

Healthy Lettuce Cups

Author: Kristen Doyle

Fresh, flavorful, colorful and delicious… you can’t go wrong with these lettuce cups for a perfect summer meal. Try making these with chicken if your family is like mine and prefers a little meat in their meals. However, you should give chickpeas (garbanzo beans) a try for a really tasty vegetarian option. Either way, you’ll want to keep this recipe handy, because no matter which option you choose, both are easy and delicious. Enjoy!

6
View Recipe
Light Avocado Green Goddess Dressing

Light Avocado Green Goddess Dressing

Author: Dara Michalski

A mayo-free version of a classic dressing, with creamy avocado!

4
View Recipe
British Guacamole

British Guacamole

Classic guacamole is popular in Britain. This recipe for "British Guacamole" was created as a dip for traditional British fish and chips. It also embraces the addition of peas to guacamole… always with California Avocados as part of the recipe!

4
View Recipe
Lebanese Guacamole

Lebanese Guacamole

Sumptuous flavors of Lebanese cuisine, including roasted peppers, garlic, chick peas and spices blend with Fresh California Avocados in this zesty guacamole.

8
View Recipe
Moroccan Guacamole

Moroccan Guacamole

Ras al hanout seasoning, the signature spice blend from Morocco, is the star of this flavorful guacamole - along with California Avocados, of course! 

8
View Recipe
Nordic Guacamole

Nordic Guacamole

This very simple guacamole is a California twist on the flavors of the Nordic diet. It is delicious for dipping or can be used as a spread on sandwiches or topping for grilled fish.

8
View Recipe
Traditional Guacamole

Traditional Guacamole

Author: California Avocado Commission

A traditional guacamole filled with wholesome ingredients and heart-healthy avocado is simply delicious and comes together in just a couple of minutes. Give me a scoop, I'm going in!

8
View Recipe
Avocado Stuffed with Mediterranean Pickled Veggies

Avocado Stuffed with Mediterranean Pickled...

Author: California Avocado Commission

Creamy California Avocado stuffed with crunchy pickled vegetables makes a zesty salad or side dish that's ready in a flash. What a great vegan/vegetarian treat with zero cholesterol, an excellent source of dietary fiber and vitamin K (20% DV) along with a good source of vitamin C (15% DV) and potassium (11% DV). If you like this, try one of the other four recipes shown in the photo.

1
View Recipe
Scrambled Egg Stuffed Avocado

Scrambled Egg Stuffed Avocado

Author: California Avocado Commission

Sautéed veggies and soft scrambled eggs in a California Avocado half make a satisfying breakfast choice. This simple half avocado breakfast provides an excellent source of vitamin C (45% DV), dietary fiber (24% DV and a good source of potassium (14% DV) and vitamin D (10% DV, two key nutrients your body needs. If you like this, try one of the other four recipes shown in the photo.

1
View Recipe
Roasted Turkey Salad Stuffed California Avocado

Roasted Turkey Salad Stuffed California...

Author: California Avocado Commission

California Avocado halves make delicious bowls for a low-sodium roasted turkey salad, perfect for a quick, no-cook summer entrée or that leftover holiday turkey. Greek yogurt and avocado add a creamy, healthy touch to this protein-packed dish.

4
View Recipe
Creamy California Avocado Sauce

Creamy California Avocado Sauce

Author: Dara Michalski

California Avocados make a delicious, creamy base for sauces and spreads.

8
View Recipe
California Avocado Greek Yogurt and Spinach Dip

California Avocado Greek Yogurt and...

Author: Michelle Dudash, RDN

Greek yogurt and avocado lighten up this classic party dip that is packed with an excellent source of Vitamin A (85% DV), Vitamin K (180% DV) and Folate (25% DV).

8
View Recipe
California Avocado Mayo

California Avocado Mayo

Author: Chris Scheuer

California Avocado Mayo is a fresh, low-fat and low-sodium nutritious substitute for regular mayonnaise with 2.5 g of total fat, and all of it is “good fat.” It’s delicious and adds a beautiful gourmet touch to sandwiches, salads, appetizers and just about anything else you’d usually use mayonnaise for.

2
View Recipe
Chili Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Chili Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Author: Diane Boyd, Registered Dietitian from Wilmington's

If you’re planning another backyard BBQ or pool party this summer, don’t sweat the small stuff. Keep it simple, delicious, and nutritious. My appetizing chili lime shrimp and avocado salad can be made in less than 20 minutes and most of this is prep time. Enjoy your summer!!!

4
View Recipe
Grilled Ribeye Steaks with Avocado Goat Cheese Topping

Grilled Ribeye Steaks with Avocado Goat...

Author: California Avocado Commission

4
View Recipe
California Avocado Ranch Dressing

California Avocado Ranch Dressing

Author: California Avocado Commission

8
View Recipe

From our Blog

More recipes to try

Recipes and Cooking Tips

By: Laney Schwartz

Autumn California Avocado Toast

Read More

Date: 10.11.2019

Recipes and Cooking Tips
Recipes and Cooking Tips

By: Jen Nikolaus

Creamy California Avocado Tortellini

Read More

Date: 08.28.2019