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How to Make Guacamole in 5 Simple Steps

Summer is in full swing, and we know what an important part guacamole is to your celebrations (it certainly is a staple in mine!). After all, what’s a BBQ without a big bowl of fresh guacamole to dunk your veggies and tortilla chips in –  or smother on top of a burger patty? Create your own guest favorite at your next get-together with these 5 steps and simple, from-scratch...

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Pickling and Preserving Avocados

Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Pickled … Avocados?Yup, it's true! Well maybe not the part about Peter Piper; I'm not sure what was in that little rascal's basket ... but it is true that you can pickle avocados! Are you surprised? It's just one way of preserving avocados.Hi! I'm Chris from The CafĂ© SucrĂ© Farine (my blog) and I'm thrilled that The California Avocado...

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Where can I find California Avocados?

California Avocado SeasonCalifornia Avocados are generally in season from Spring - Fall with some California grown avocados available earlier or later depending on location. During peak season, California Avocados are available at stores around the United States, with distribution in California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Oregon and Washington and in select grocery stores around the...

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Baby Avocados on the Avocado Trees

It’s late-June, and that means that the avocado flowers that sprouted and bloomed in early Spring have either fallen off of the trees or have been pollinated and are now baby avocados, growing into the fruit you will eat in 2015! As I’ve mentioned previously, avocado trees in California carry two crops at one time – one that’s ready or nearing harvest that you're...

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