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5 Favorite California Avocado Recipes

Picking a favorite when it comes to recipes that include avocados is a tough one for me because I love them all. But I knuckled down and played tough and have come up with a list of my 5 favorites, excluding the recipes I’ve been sharing here over the past California Avocado season.Any avocado recipe list would be incomplete without a guacamole recipe, because c’mon, avocados were...

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How to Freeze California Avocados

Do you cry when California Avocado season is over because you wish you could have delicious California Avocados year round?Of course you do!I’m here to make your day, because this post is all about freezing avocados so that you can enjoy delicious California Avocado guacamole, avocado toast, avocado hummus and more all year round!Freezing avocados is really easy to do, and I’m going...

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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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How to Ripen an Avocado - The Definitive Guide

One of the most common questions I am asked is how do you ripen avocados? The easiest way to ripen an avocado is to place it on your counter or in your fruit bowl for a few days until it gives slightly to gentle squeezing in the palm of your hand. See below for more detailed information on ripening avocados.We hear it all the time on social media, at avocado festivals and from our families and...

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