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Coconut Shrimp with California Avocado Hot Sauce

Coconut Shrimp with California Avocado Hot...

Author: Lindsey Baruch

Coconut shrimp – a seaside classic – gets a Californian twist with a unique California Avocado Hot Sauce that combines cool, creamy avocados with spicy jalapeños for a tasty kick.

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Seafood Ceviche with California Avocado Mousse and Pickled Onions

Seafood Ceviche with California Avocado...

Author: Chef Phillip Frankland Lee

Looking for an impressive and simple dish for your next party? This refreshing ceviche recipe with California Avocado can be made ahead for any occasion.

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California Avocado Salad with Spinach and Summer Berries

California Avocado Salad with Spinach and...

Author: Jen Nikolaus

The classic spinach salad gets elevated with Fresh California Avocados, sweet summer berries and a scrumptious Honey, Garlic and Vinegar Dressing.

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California Avocado Frozen Pops with Berry Swirls

California Avocado Frozen Pops with Berry...

Author: Carolyn Ketchum

These easy California Avocado Pops with Berry Swirls are a refreshing sweet treat for all ages!

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California Avocado Frozen Margarita

California Avocado Frozen Margarita

Author: Julia Mueller

One sip of this quick and easy California Avocado Frozen Daiquiri will transport you straight to the California coastline. Just blend and enjoy!

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California Avocado, Lime and Pitaya Layered Cheesecake Bites

California Avocado, Lime and Pitaya...

Author: Marlynn Jayme Schotland

A sweet vegan treat that is far from boring! These California Avocado, Lime and Pitaya Layered Cheesecake Bites are as flavorful as they are festive.

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California Avocado Cucumber Rolls with Crème Fraiche Pesto

California Avocado Cucumber Rolls with...

Author: Maria Koutsogiannis

This is not your average cucumber roll! A sophisticated appetizer, these California Avocado Cucumber Rolls with Crème Fraiche Pesto are both as pleasing to the palate as to the eye.

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California Avocado Barbacoa Cocktail

California Avocado Barbacoa Cocktail

Author: Dara Michalski

This avocado cocktail recipe takes a bold stance and new approach to the age-old debate of savory versus sweet, with smoky notes from chipotle pepper.  

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California Avocado and Chocolate Bars

California Avocado and Chocolate Bars

Author: Ali Bonar, Avo Kween

Thanks to this no-bake recipe, you can leave the kitchen and enjoy the party! Leave in the freezer, serve when ready and enjoy your creamy, delicious result. 

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Chicken Adobo and California Avocado Fried Rice Topped with Pickled Vegetables

Chicken Adobo and California Avocado Fried...

Author: Chef Margarita Manzke

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Tropical California Smoothie

Tropical California Smoothie

Author: California Avocado Commission

California Avocados and frozen fruit or veggies make delicious, creamy smoothies in an instant. Vary the fruit, liquid and add-ins for hundreds of California smoothie variations.

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Berry California Smoothie

Berry California Smoothie

Author: California Avocado Commission

California Avocados and frozen fruit or veggies make delicious, creamy smoothies in an instant. Vary the fruit, liquid and add-ins for hundreds of California smoothie variations.

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Basic California Smoothie

Basic California Smoothie

Author: California Avocado Commission

California Avocados and frozen fruit or veggies make delicious, creamy smoothies in an instant. Vary the fruit, liquid and add-ins for hundreds of California smoothie variations.

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California Avocado Pad Thai With Chicken and Carrots

California Avocado Pad Thai With Chicken...

Author: Michelle Dudash, RDN

This all-in-one dish will satisfy your pad Thai noodle craving while delivering plenty of protein and fresh produce. Fresh California Avocados are in peak season March through September, making this the perfect light dinner to enjoy during warmer months or any time of the year. This protein-packed nutrition powerhouse recipe provides an excellent source of protein (30% DV), fiber (25% DV) and folate (25% DV), plus potassium (20% DV), yet with only 480 calories.

California Avocados also act as a “nutrient booster” by helping increase the absorption of fat-soluble nutrients like vitamins A, D, K and E—which is particularly helpful when you’re enjoying foods rich in these nutrients but are low in fat, like vegetables and almost all fruits.

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Charred California Avocado Salad with Pistachio Gremolata

Charred California Avocado Salad with...

Author: Chef Kevin Meehan

California Avocados are not only celebrated for their premium quality; however arguably most valued for their versatility. This innovative recipe stands as the perfect example to the fruit’s wide range for possibility. 

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Avocado Blueberry Pear Smoothie

Avocado Blueberry Pear Smoothie

Author: Rachel Matthews

This smoothie is the perfect way to make sure we’re starting our day off right. Avocados, Pears, and Blueberries blend with vanilla, cinnamon, and coconut milk to make this delicious dairy free, light and yummy breakfast smoothie that's packed with healthy fats, antioxidants, and anti-inflammatories.

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Cauliflower Rice Bowl with Chili Lime Chicken and Avocado

Cauliflower Rice Bowl with Chili Lime...

Author: Kristen Doyle

A simple and healthy cauliflower rice bowl with chili lime chicken and California Avocados. You can make a big batch of the chicken for salads, avocado cauliflower rice bowls, avocado lettuce wraps and more.

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Avocado Pineapple Smoothie Bowl

Avocado Pineapple Smoothie Bowl

Author: Gina Matsoukas, Running to the Kitchen

This avocado pineapple smoothie bowl is packed full of superfoods for a healthy start to the day. The topping choices are endless!

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California Avocado White Bean Salad

California Avocado White Bean Salad

Author: Mitzi Dulan, RD, CSSD

This  vegan salad is an excellent source of dietary fiber (29% DV), folate (30% DV), vitamin B5 (20% DV), vitamin B3 (20% DV), vitamin C (20% DV), iron (20% DV) and potassium (20% DV) and a good source (18% DV) protein.

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Lebanese Guacamole

Lebanese Guacamole

Sumptuous flavors of Lebanese cuisine, including roasted peppers, garlic, chick peas and spices blend with Fresh California Avocados in this zesty guacamole.

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Frittatas cover so many nutrient bases, and are also perfect for those who have multiple dietary restrictions. 

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