Perfectly Green Avocado Recipes For St. Paddy's Day

We know what you're thinking. Avocados in a sorbet? Oh, just you wait. The coconut and lime add tropical panache, but the avocado gives it a very distinctive, smooth finish. Use small ramekins to spoon out party-sized portions!

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Avocado and Bacon Pita Chips

These crunchy, creamy, and slightly salty toasts are easy to throw together for an afternoon snack or a game day gathering. Serve with margaritas or cold beer.

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Avocado Fries

Fried foods don't always have to be unhealthy. Avocado, which is known as a good source of healthy fats, takes on a crispy exterior in this deep-fried recipe.

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Avocado and Mint Dressing

The creamy avocado here pairs well with the bright, invigorating taste of fresh mint. It works wonderfully for a light yet filling summer salad dressing. Try using it on greens like watercress or arugula.

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Avocado Spinach Pesto Dip

With a green glow the Emerald Isle itself would envy, this healthy and delicious dip will certainly make your guests feel lucky they were invited to your St. Paddy's Day party!

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Cherry Tomatoes Stuffed with Avocado

These bite-sized tomatoes are like a mini serving of guacamole, and they get an extra kick from curry powder and chili powder.

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Edamame Guacamole

Made with avocado and edamame, this guacamole variation is both creamy and fresh. Serve with raw vegetables like celery, carrots, and radishes or alongside baked pita chips as a healthy snack or appetizer.

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Green Goddess Greek Yogurt Dip

Irish eyes will absolutely start smiling when you pull out this tasty recipe. With fresh herbs and other simple ingredients, this dip is a great topping for any number of snacks, and even works as a nice dressing for a salad.

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Spicy Avocado Soup Shooters

This spicy and creamy soup is best served as an hors d'oeuvre with grilled shrimp or pieces of jumbo lump crabmeat on top. The cool and rich avocado flavor blends wonderfully with the heat from the chile, making for the perfect start to a barbecue or outdoor dinner party.

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Spicy Avocado Hummus

Your St. Patrick's Day celebration does not have to be an entirely cool, minty-green experience. Kick your party up a notch with this spicy and delicious dip!

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Go Green for St. Paddy's Day!

When it comes to St. Patrick's Day in modern times, most hosts and hostesses are looking for something a little more festive. That's why party-throwers turn to foods that are fresh, fun, and on-theme. When planning the perfect St. Patrick's Day spread, you can't go wrong with green foods. Rather than add artificial dyes, why not turn to naturally green and delicious ingredients for your St. Paddy's Day party?