15 Delicious Ways of Cooking With Avocado
You already make a mean guacamole but what other tantalizing dishes could you be whipping up with avocado? We've rounded up our favorite ways of cooking with avocado to give you some ideas.
You'll find everything from tasty appetizers and hearty salads to satisfying soups and exciting main courses - all made more delicious with a touch of avocado. Go on, give these flavorful dishes a try.
We bet you'll love cooking with avocado as much as we do.
An avocado-lime cream is just the thing to slather over salmon-quinoa burgers.
AVOCADO BANANA SMOOTHIES
Blend some avocados with banana, chia seeds, blueberries and almond milk for a killer smoothie.
Next time you are hosting a party kick things up with this unconventional salsa. You'll need avocados, scallions, ginger and vanilla.
AVOCADO BLUE CHEESE DIP
Another way to make a decadent dip is to pair avocados with creamy blue cheese.
ZUCCHINI NOODLE RECIPE
Diced avocado adds texture and flavor to this zucchini noodles. This recipe gets an additional flavor boost from lime, tomatoes and black sesame seeds.
QUINOA SUSHI ROLLS
Whip up delicious salmon sushi with the help of some quinoa, nori, chopped carrots and avocados.
AVOCADO AND CHEESE QUESADILLA
A great way of cooking with avocado is to tuck it inside a cheesy quesadilla.
SPICY GREEK PITA
Chopped avocado is blended with red onion, parsley and lemon then tucked into this spicy pita loaded with pan-seared steak and veggies.
AVOCADO DEVILED EGGS
The creaminess of avocado only enhances the richness of deviled eggs.
Here's the must-try recipe for this easy twist on a classic appetizer.
TOKYO BURGER WITH BEET AND AVOCADO
Make your burgers more mouthwatering by topping them with sliced avocado. We're especially fond of this meaty Tokyo burger and we think you'll like it too.
Kick avocados up a notch by stuffing them with luxurious Italian gorgonzola, cream cheese, sour cream and walnuts.
Here's the must-try recipe.
GARLICKY AVOCADO DIP
Combine avocado, garlic, mayo and parsley to make a killer dip. We love pairing this creamy dip with sweet potato crisps.
PEKING DUCK SALAD
This hearty salad proves Peking duck and avocado are a delicious pairing. You'll love the blend of different flavors and textures.
This creative recipe from Singapore-based chef Ryan Clift features an Iranian salsa made with avocado, pistachios and sherry vinegar.
If you are in the mood for tortilla soup then you must try this spicy family recipe from actress and foodie Eva Longoria.