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California Avocados are Now in Season!

It’s that time again… time for California Avocados! The 2018 California Avocado season is ramping up, and in the coming weeks you’ll see more and more California Avocados in stores as growers begin (and continue) to harvest their avocado crops.We’re expecting a great crop this year and based on a recent visit to an avocado grove in Santa Paula, California, this season...

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2017 California Avocado Season Winding Down

Like many fruits and vegetables (did you know the avocado is a fruit?) California Avocados have seasonal availability, generally spring – fall. Avocado growers throughout California have been harvesting their crops since February this year, but the harvest is starting to wind down as we move into August. Retailers and restaurants carrying California Avocados will continue to carry...

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10 Inspiring Avocado Recipes for Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering those who lost their lives while serving in our country’s armed forces. It’s an important day to remember, reflect and honor.  With many of my own family, including grandpas on both sides as well as my best friend having served in the military, the meaning of the day hits close to home for me; and is a...

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Compartes White Chocolate and California Avocado Bars

When Compartes (Los Angeles) reached out to us to tell us they were interested in producing a white chocolate bar made with local California Avocados, we knew we had to seize the opportunity. “At Compart├ęs, we are passionate about creating beautiful, luxury chocolate that explores unexpected flavors. I’m a native Angeleno, so I love celebrating the fresh produce we’re so...

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