8 Dishes Made Better with Avocado (Slideshow)
January 15, 2014
Avocados are a hidden culinary secret that can bring loads of flavor to dishes
Avocado Sage Cornbread Recipe
Jazz up your cornbread with the addition of fresh avocados. This slightly sweet version uses mashed and diced avocado in place of the oil, resulting a moist and cake-like bread. This may become your new favorite cornbread year-round! Serve warm and drizzle with honey, if so desired.
Avocado Caesar Salad Recipe
Avocado makes a brilliant swap for the egg and oil in this creamy Ceasar dressing. The lemon keeps the avocado from browning and the swap tastes fantastic, making this salad a healthy choice.
Grilled Avocado Pizza Recipe
Bright flavors like seasonal tomatoes, ripe avocados, and a sprinkling of feta cheese make this an easy and fresh way to transform your next meal and utilize your grill.
Chicken Chipotle Tacos with Avocado Salsa Recipe
Shredded chicken in a smoky fiery sauce, topped with refreshing cool avocado salsa, makes an outstanding combo. Another great recipe for leftover grilled chicken or rotisserie.
Avocado and Egg Sandwich Recipe
Avocado pairs perfeclty with a fried egg on some cripsy toast and spinkled with Parmesan cheese.
Avocado and Artichoke Quesadilla Recipe
If you're going to make a quesadilla, you might as well go all the way and pile on the cheese.
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Pecans and Avocado Recipe
Try adding some warm avocado to roasted Brussels sprouts with toasted pecans. The creamy avocado gets more bitter when warmed, which pairs perfectly with the crisp and sweet Brussels sprouts.
Avocado Fries Recipe
Fried foods don't always have to mean unhealthy fried foods. Avocado, which is known as a good source of healthy fats, takes on a crispy exterior in this deep-fried recipe.