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Chocolate and California Avocado Chia Pudding

At the end of my kids’ first week back to school this year, I was exhausted. Between getting them back into the groove of school schedules and all that goes with that (earlier bedtimes, homework, etc.) and pulling together everything that their teachers needed, I felt ready to turn back the clock and do summer vacation all over again. I was in definite need of a cool, sweet treat. So I...

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Triple Chocolate Quick Bread with California Avocados

An amazing decadent triple chocolate quick bread that is moist, rich and so delicious, with a special secret ingredient—California Avocados! It is so fudgy and tasty.  You guys, I am a huge fan of avocados, and put them on just about everything. But sometimes I get more than I can use after they all ripen which aren’t as great for cutting up into salads, sandwiches...

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California Avocado Ice Pops with Chocolate Magic Shell

California Avocado Ice Pops are a cool and refreshing treat, made with just a few ingredients. Simply blend together ripe avocados, sugar syrup, lime juice and salt, and that’s it! Transfer to your favorite ice pop molds, and freeze until solid. We’re taking things to the next level here with zig-zags of a homemade dark chocolate magic shell. The dark chocolate really brings out the...

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California Avocado Cardamom Ice Cream

I have a recipe for an avocado-cardamom smoothie in my new cookbook that I consistently make during California Avocado season, so it would make sense that I'd love it in ice cream form, too (it's essentially a milkshake already, so I figured, why not reverse-engineer things a bit?). The flavors were inspired by the avocado ice cream served on toasted milk bread at Morgenstern’s in...

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