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California Avocados, Now in Season!

It’s springtime, and that officially marks the beginning of the California Avocado season! I was recently out in an avocado grove in San Diego County and was very happy to see avocado harvesting in progress with many beautiful, ready-to-harvest avocados on the trees!Just-picked avocados in Fallbrook, California in mid-March 2016 If you’ve been in a grocery store lately you may have...

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St. Patrick's Day Recipes

We didn’t find our lucky charm in a pot at the end of a rainbow, but it is a product of the California sun. Can you guess it? It’s a California Avocado! Everything it touches becomes infinitely more delicious—from guacamole to corned beef sandwiches. That’s why we keep our lucky charm on us at all times.What did you think that pocket was for? We’ve never been caught...

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5 Recipes You May Have Missed From the 2015 California Avocado Season

With avocado recipes quickly coming out of our test kitchen during the California Avocado season, it’s easy for a few to get lost in the shuffle. That’s why I thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of the recipes we may not have featured here on The Scoop, in case you missed them.Here are the top 5 recipes you may have missed this California Avocado season.California...

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California Avocado Season Update

If you’ve been in the grocery store lately, you might have noticed that it has become increasingly difficult to find California grown avocados.With October 2015 now upon us, most avocado growers in California have wrapped up their Hass avocado harvests for the year. That means that for the next few months, finding California grown avocados will be a little more challenging.Finding...

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