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4 Ways to Use California Avocados in 4th of July Traditions

From beach picnics to watching the fireworks in the same place each year, 4th of July celebrations are often ingrained traditions for family and friends. While you may not be willing to completely shake up how or where you celebrate, I thought I’d share some of my favorite recipes (and tips) – no matter what type of celebration you’ll attend – for you to try. Not...

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5 Ways to Get More Nutrition in Your Meals with California Avocados

Is your menu in need of a makeover? Do you find breakfast boring? Literally loathe packing your lunch? Or is your weeknight dinner routine stuck in a rut? If so, check out the transforming power of California Avocados!With 50 calories in one-fifth of a medium avocado (1 oz.), California Avocados boast nearly 20 vitamins, minerals and beneficial nutrients (more on avocado nutrients). From...

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How to Cut an Avocado Without Cutting Your Hand

After receiving a number of messages (and photos - ouch!) recently from folks who are having trouble with cutting an avocado, I thought I’d take some time to run through the process of safely cutting an avocado.5 tips to help you cut an avocado without cutting yourselfHere are some easy ways to safely cut an avocado. The below assumes your avocados have been washed and toweled dry prior to...

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California Avocado Spring Roll Noodle Salad

Written by our friend Rachael of La Fuji MamaI adore Vietnamese spring rolls. I was talking to a friend the other day about them, about how they make it so incredibly easy to stuff large amounts of vegetables in your face. There’s something about wrapping a bunch of veggies and bits of meat into little burrito-like packages, then dipping them in a sauce that is a winning combination.While...

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