Cooking Blogs: Avocado Fries and More Links

In today's Link Love, Fourth of July desserts, plus a gorgeous farmers market pasta

Try your hand at avocado fries, and more cooking ideas.

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• Avocado fries from Joy the Baker sound perfectly decadent (above, left). [Eat Boutique]

• Check out an extensive Walking Dead birthday cake. [Vulture]

• We're seriously craving some heirloom tomato pasta with mozzarella after a farmers market visit. [Camille Styles]

• Get all patriotic with these red-white-and-blue candy bars, with chocolate-covered nougat. [She Knows]

• This nifty Toastie knife heats as you scrape up cold butter, meaning you never have to worry about pounding that butter into the bread, ever again. Or, just get a butter bell. [Buzzfeed]

Jessica Chou is an associate editor at The Daily Meal. Follow her on Twitter @jesschou.