28 Scrumptious Avocado Recipes You Must Try
11th May, 2020
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Toast them, roast them, or sauté them! From salads to desserts, avocados go into almost everything. Check out these delish avocado recipes you must try. What we love about avocados is that you can eat them anytime, and with anything. Add them to breakfast, brunch, lunch, snack, dinner, and even dessert and cocktails! You will be surprised to know that you can do more than just guacamole and salads with this wonderful Mexican staple fruit. You can make margaritas, puddings, breads, truffles, smoothies, summer rolls, and even ice cream with avocados. Don’t believe us? Check out these awesome avocado recipes we have curated that you must absolutely try.
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3-Ingredient Avocado Fudge
Another easy avocado dessert that uses just three ingredients. All you need is bittersweet chocolate, coconut oil, and avocados. Combine them all in a broiler and freeze the mixture. Et voila! A rich delicious fudge right in your plate.
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Avocado Chia Pudding
Need something for breakfast, snack, and dessert too? Try this all-purpose avocado chia pudding. Just blend together unsweetened cocoa, baking chocolate, chia seeds, almond milk, and avocados. Fill up a mason jar with this creamy pudding and you’re good to go!
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Avocado Brownies
Give a twist of quirk to your regular brownies. To make these undeniably yummy avocado brownies, you only need to combine together avocados, eggs, cocoa powder, and flour. There’s zero butter or oil needed. So you enjoy eating them as much as you like!
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Avocado Popsicles
With just five ingredients, you can make the easiest avocado dessert ever. To make these super-easy popsicles, you only have to blend chopped avocados, plain milk, syrup, and sweetened milk, and freeze it. Just slurp it up.
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Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles
If you love dark chocolate, you’ll totally love this avocado dessert. Take some chocolate chips and mash some avocado on them. You will get a sinful but low on carb dessert, that will be totally difficult to resist.
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Avocado Mousse
Guac is pretty good and all. But, have you tried avocado mousse? Whip up Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco sauce, mayonnaise, powdered gelatin, with lots of avocados. What do you get? A spicy savory avocado mousse! This will go perfectly well with crispy Melba toast.
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Cacao Avocado Pudding
If you have overripe avocados, you need to try this delicious cacao avocado pudding. All you need to do is mix cacao powder with almond milk, sea salt, and avocados. For an extra bittersweet flavor, add a topping of sliced bananas and cacao nibs.
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Avocado Key Lime Tarts
Thought avocados and key limes are salad ingredients? You’re wrong. These two can combine. Mix them with sweetened condensed milk and some sugar to make a filling. Fill up some tart crusts with this, and your sweet and sour tarts are good to go!
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Block Island Lobster Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette
A scrumptious salad with loads of customizations. Pick any herbs, citrus fruit for the vinaigrette, and veggies you like. Play around with the ingredients and make your own version of this Block Island lobster salad. Don’t miss the lobster meat and sliced avocados.
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Summer Rolls
These summer rolls make for great appetizers as well as snacks. They are made from delicate rice paper that is stuffed with lettuce, rice noodles, avocado, chicken, and crispy veggies. You substitute chicken with cottage cheese or tofu.
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Thai Steak and Noodle Salad
Craving some noodles? Check out this Thai steak and noodle salad. It is flavorsome and healthy, too! It has grilled steak, ramen noodles, avocado, and veggies. It is on the heavier side, so make sure you are really hungry for this delicious salad.
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Avocado Ice Cream
Mixing milk, sugar, whipped cream, and a few avocados will make something really yum. Add a bit of lime and vanilla extract. Blend all things together to get the most delectable and creamiest avocado ice cream ever.
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Coconut and Avocado Sorbet
All you need to do is freeze coconut liqueur, limes, and avocados, which have been blended together. This is a perfect cold sorbet for the ultimate summer days. For extra jazz, blend in raspberries, a bit of vanilla extract, and lots of coconut syrup.
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Avocado Margarita
A fun version of margarita. Add pureed avocado and forget about the orange liqueur. If you want to try the most authentic avocado margarita, head over to Curra’s Grill in Austin, that serves one of the best versions of this funky margarita.
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Shrimp Avocado Nachos
This is a plain appetizer turned into a filling meal. Make your usual plain avocado nachos. Add some shrimp, radishes, sour cream, and cilantro. Your super-satisfying meal is ready within minutes. What’s more, you can take them on-the-go.
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Shaved Kohlrabi with Smashed Avocado
For those following clean eating, shaved kohlrabi with smashed avocado is a must in your menu. It is the perfect combo of yummy flavors with mashed avocados, chile, and anchovy. With the oil-and-lime-tossed-kohlrabi, you will get the ultimate freshness.
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Salad Sandwiches with Ranch Spread
This super-sumptuous salad sandwich with ranch spread has been made by the acclaimed Chef April Bloomfield. For this, you need loads of veggies with avocado and eggs. For a quick prep, make the ranch ahead of time.
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Avocado Mac N’ Cheese
Add some extra creaminess to the classic mac and cheese, with some avocados. Just add the avocados to the cheese mixture in a blender and make it the usual way. For more zing, add a topping of chopped avocados.
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Avocado Goat Cheese Truffles
Not just breakfast or desserts, you can make great appetizers too from avocados. These luxurious avocado truffles make for filling post-lunch snacks too. Blend together goat cheese, lime zest, onion, and chilly. Scoop avocado balls and pop them in the oven!
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Avocado Breakfast Sandwich
The easiest sandwich breakfast you will ever have is this. It is loaded with protein, so it will keep your hunger pangs at bay until lunch. All you need is eggs, Italian bread, avocado slices, and cheese.
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Avocado Breakfast Bowl
A wholesome breakfast is what you need to start your day. Take a bowl and mix together cooked red quinoa and poached eggs. On the top, add some avocado slices and crumbly feta. Need to make this quickly? Prep your quinoa rice the night before.
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Chile-and-Olive-Oil-Fried Egg with Avocado and Sprouts
Need something to kickstart your weekend? Make this utterly delish chile-and-olive oil fried egg. Fry the eggs crispy with runny yolk. Fill seasoned sprouts, avocado slices, feta, and the eggs in a toasted tortilla. Drizzle a bit of chili oil with hot sauce.
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Meyer Lemon Avocado Toast
A great way to make use of over-ripe avocados. Just mash the ripe avocados and add in cilantro, Meyer lemon juice, and a bit of lemon zest. Get some toasted bread slices and spread the mixture over them to get a hearty delish breakfast.
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Avocado Banana Smoothie
A quick on-the-go beverage that makes for healthy breakfast. Need a fill-me-up snack? This avocado banana smoothie is what you need. Blend together avocados, bananas, milk, and some yogurt along with a lil’ bit of honey. Get a creamy avocado banana smoothie in a jiffy!
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Avocado Quick Bread
Not fond of baking? Check out this fuss-free avocado quick bread. Just mix together mashed ripe avocados with chopped pecans, raisins, and buttermilk. Bake it up and you will get the most delicious homemade bread!
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Black Bean Breakfast Bowl
Totally low on carbs and high on protein and healthy fats, this breakfast bowl will be ready in a jiffy! All you need is cooked black beans, scrambled eggs, sliced avocado, and a dash of salsa. Hey presto! Your breakfast bowl is all prepped.
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Classic Avocado Toast with a Twist
Get creative with the classic avocado toast. Once you’ve mashed the avocados, add in some chopped red onion, cilantro, and grated Parmesan cheese. Spread this mouth-watering mixture all over your toast. Add some more cheese on top, if you like.
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Baked Eggs in Avocado
One of the most basic avocado brekkie, baked eggs in avocado are quite easy to make too. Plus, these are quite nutritious! All you need to do is cut avocados in half and scoop them out a bit. Pour in egg whites, yolk, and bake.