Here’s why we recommend you stock up on avocados
- Ideal for breakfast, lunch, dinner and even dessert! (Yes, that’s how versatile this buttery-smooth fruit is.)
- They are available all-year-round.
- Contribute to your nutrient intake as they are packed with healthy fats, several vitamins and minerals and aren’t calorie-heavy!
And if you haven’t cooked with avocados before, worry not! We’ve put together a list that has you covered – be it a quick on-the-go snack or a main dish or dessert. There is a recipe to cater to all of your food moods. Go on, try it out!
Savory Avocado Recipes
Check out the following easy to make stuffed avocado recipes featuring scooped avocados loaded with delicious fillings of – eggs, smoked salmon, and beans. These recipes work equally well for healthy breakfast, lunch, and dinner ideas.
The bland flavor of avocados gets a new robust life when you saute them in olive oil with cumin powder and red chili flakes. This dish is flavor-full, simple and made in 10 minutes flat.
What is a better way to wake up than with some healthy avocado toast? It is sort of like a guacamole but on toast instead of tortilla chips. Avocados are rich in unsaturated fats and vitamins. Thus, paired with the fiber from your toast, this breakfast will keep you feeling satisfied. It is certainly a yummy and nutritious breakfast!
This avocado pesto pasta recipe is creamy, thick, smoky and rich with lots of garlic flavor, basil leaves and a hint of freshly squeezed lemon. You can whip up this pasta dish in a few minutes. Top it up with fresh cherry tomatoes, vegan parmesan cheese, and/or pine nuts and enjoy!
This is a 6 ingredient, a simple, healthy, fresh, and delicious recipe for Chickpea Avocado Wraps. It is packed full of satiating healthy fats from the avocado, fiber packed chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans, and cleansing parsley and lemon.
Dessert Recipes With Avocado
The main ingredient in this frosting, believe it or not, is avocado. When it is whipped, it makes the perfect base as its consistency is like that of buttercream, but with healthy fat instead! Check out this recipe for the healthiest chocolate frosting that is sure to impress you and your kids.
Try out this healthy and nutritious recipe for avocado brownies. It is chocked full of healthy fats, pure cocoa, and protein. These fudgy avocado brownies are just perfect for a light breakfast meal!
These sugar, soy, and nut-free rich dark chocolate avocado brownies are made with a blend of vanilla and chocolate protein powder, unsweetened cocoa powder, and unsweetened coconut milk. Avocado is the perfect fat substitution for these brownies as it has a naturally creamy texture, making these brownies even more moist and creamy.
Avocado Beverage Recipes
Want to make a delicious and healthy smoothie? Try out this avocado smoothie recipe that uses Manuka Honey to make it extra sweet. Treat yourself to the taste of the tropics with this nutritious, filling breakfast smoothie.
This amazing pink drink helps to detoxify the body completely. Beetroot is one of the best-known liver cleansers and avocado helps lower blood pressure, lubricates joints and is anti-inflammatory in nature. The other ingredients like celery are rich in fiber and also works as a great diuretic.