Does anyone not love avocados? They’re tasty and versatile, which makes them perfect for inclusion in a lot of different recipes and dishes – especially during the winter. Not only are they completely delicious, but avocados are incredibly nutritious. They are loaded with fiber, healthy fats, and more than twenty vitamins and minerals. This means that they’re ideal for people in search of a healthy food that’s still yummy. Whether you’re looking to slim down or just want try some new recipes, these ideas are for you!
This recipe is the perfect base for a burrito bowl, or can be consumed on its own. The possibilities are endless!
While the name may not sound super enticing, have some faith in this one. This recipe will have you jumping out of bed in the morning.
Want some meat on your salad? Don’t miss out on this avocado mango chicken salad that’s perfect for a lazy Sunday brunch.
Are you looking for a little taste of summer? Well, you can at least pretend with this watermelon avocado salad that also contains feta cheese, mint, and chives.
Mix together some fresh green peas, mint, cucumber, lemon, and mashed avocado for a surprisingly hearty soup.
Looking to do a little tailgating during football season? This ranch guacamole goes great with wings, chips, carrots, pretzels, and celery.
If you’re craving a lobster roll but don’t want the calories or the price, this shrimp and avocado roll is a delicious substitute.
Not the healthiest option, but these avocado fries are super delicious. Your kids will especially love them.
Want a healthier alternative to the boring sandwich you usually eat for lunch? This wrap will give you something to look forward to.
10. Avocado Pasta
This recipe is simple to make and delicious to eat. What more could you ask for?
Avocado goes great with fish. If you enjoy salmon, check out this recipe.
This admittedly isn’t the healthiest recipe – but it tastes great! Give it a try on your next cheat day.
Nothing says “finger food” quite like deviled eggs. These avocado-based deviled eggs put a new spin on a classic snack.
If you’re looking for something to go with your avocado rice balls, these avocado-shiitake spring rolls are a nice compliment.
Sticking with the breakfast trend, you’ll want to check out this awesome recipe for a baked egg inside an avocado half. It also makes a pretty delicious afternoon snack.
Here’s another tantalizing avocado-based soup – this time with zucchini.
You can’t serve fries without a burger. This chicken avocado burger recipe is the perfect match.
Who knew you could enjoy avocado with dessert? Try these brownies and you’ll be convinced that avocado can be enjoyed with every meal of the day.
This recipe is extremely versatile and yummy, but feel free to swap out some of the ingredients. Just make sure you leave the avocado — it makes the recipe.
Want to put some avocado dessert on your avocado dessert? Try this ice cream recipe to compliment your brownies.
Are you ready to enjoy some yummy avocados? Well, with these twenty recipes, you can maximize their nutrition without getting burned out on eating the same thing over and over.
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