Love avocado, but aren't sure what do with one? Check out these 20 fun and unique Hass avocado recipes and enter to win a fun giveaway!
This past January I started on a mission to eat healthier and get more exercise. I've been fairly successful having dropped an entire clothing size! It took some work to change our eating style and learning to buy different foods than I was used was hard at first. One food in particular that I know keep on hand at all times are Hass avocados.
Hass avocados are full of good fats, fiber, potassium and iron. They also are sodium and cholesterol free and contain less than one 1 gram of sugar in an entire Hass avocado! Check out this video for some more fun information on Hass Avocados:
I love avocado and we eat them at least a few times each week, but I'm pretty unimaginative when it comes to anything other than guacamole or just slicing them up and eating them. I know you can cook with avocados in everything from desserts to smoothies and I went looking for some creative ideas to get me (and you!) inspired to eat more avocado.
Don't let the green frosting on these Baked Chocolate Avocado Donuts from Running to the Kitchen scare you off. Plus they are dairy free!
These adorable Almond Joy Truffles from Food Faith Fitness are made with avocado. I'm guessing no one will notice!
No one will guess that there is avocado in these Lime Cheesecake Parfaits from Life Tastes Good.
I've heard that using avocado in ice cream is delicious and love this Avocado Lemon Grass Ice Cream from Shockingly Delicious.
Fudgy Secret Ingredient Cherry Brownies from Frugal Foodie Mama proves that you can get even the pickiest eater to try avocado.
Avocado Pie from Foodologie shows that you don't have to hide the avocado in desserts for it to by yummy.
I love how i heart eating used avocado in these Southwestern Twice Baked Potatoes!
Avocado Shiitake Spring Rolls from Spabettie – I love spring rolls and adding avocado just takes them over the top.
I love this fun twist on Avocado Deviled Eggs from Cooking on the Front Burner.
I bet this Avocado Buttermilk Ranch Dressing from Mom on Timeout would also make a delicious veggie dip.
Avocados add a touch of creaminess when pureed as proven with this Avocado Green Goddess Dressing from The Lemon Bowl.
Tortilla Chip Crusted Tilapia with Avocado Compound Butter from Kitchen Tested is a fun way to use avocado in a side dish.
I would never think to grill an avocado but Cheese-Filled Grilled Avocado from Noble Pig definitely makes me want to try it.
I definitely want to see if these Avocado Fries from Food Faith Fitness will pass muster with my kids. I'm pretty sure I'd love them!
Crab Avocado “Ravioli” from Tasting Page is a super fun and unique way to serve avocado to your seafood lovers.
This Caramelized Onion, Spinach and Avocado Quesedilla from The Roasted Root is elegant yet simple.
If shrimp is more your style, try these Spicy Guacamole Shrimp Melts from The Kitchen is My Playground.
I bet this Avocado Mac and Cheese from Two Peas and Their Pod is super creamy.
Check out more fun information about avocados in the video below:
Enter to win a $50 Visa Gift Card from Hass Avocados so you can head to the store and stock up on ingredients to make a few of these delicious recipes!