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Chicken and Avocado Vietnamese Salad

When it’s hot out, how better to cool down than with a fresh summer salad? This dish pairs ripe California Avocados with bold Vietnamese flavors. Start with a mound of crunchy Napa cabbage topped with slices of grilled chicken, cubes of cool avocado and tangy pickled carrots and radish. Then drizzle over a punchy dressing made with fish sauce, lime juice, brown sugar, vinegar, garlic and...

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Bacon and Avocado Deviled Eggs

Deviled eggs are often thought of as an appetizer for cocktail or dinner parties; however, they can also be a tasty addition to any Sunday brunch spread. In this recipe, the creamy filling combines mashed up egg yolks, ripe California Avocados, mayo, crispy bacon, lime juice, cayenne pepper and cilantro. The avocado adds a pleasant nutty flavor to the filling while reducing the amount of mayo...

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Route 66: A Tasty Trip Down America’s Most Iconic Highway

Road trips are synonymous with summer in America, so we’re getting our culinary kicks across Route 66 for our United Plates tour! From the rolling plains across the Midwest to the towering peaks and plateaus of the Southwest to the unique views along the California coast, these regions have one thing in common: flavorful foods that pair perfectly with California Avocados. So roll down the...

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Seafood Showdown: Celebrating Fresh Fare from Coast to Coast

Summer is synonymous with fresh fare, making seafood a seasonal staple on both the East and West coasts. From crab caught off the coast of New England to the succulent salmon found in the cool waters of the Northwest to the tender tuna from the warm shores of Hawaii, there is no shortage of ocean eats in the United States. To find out which coastal cuisine catches your eye (and your stomach,) we...

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