25 Ways to Use Avocados
Avocados aren't just for guacamole anymore. Check out our recipes for salads, cocktails and cheesecake, plus learn how to grow your own avocado tree.
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Pineapple Black Bean Guacamole
Add an unexpected sweet flavor to your guacamole dip.
Frozen Margie-Cadorita Cocktail
A frozen Margie-Cadorita margarita includes guacamole's essential ingredient and goes perfectly with guac and tortilla chips. Add lime and avocado garnish to highlight essential ingredients.
Avocado Cheesecake With Pistachio Crust
Decadently sweet with a punch of tartness, the avocado has finally found its place on the dessert menu. If you're a fan of key lime pie, this just might be your new favorite treat.
Full of fresh corn, tomatoes, green beans and avocado, this salad celebrates the best of the summer garden.
Game Day Guacamole Recipe
Here's how to make delicious guacamole that'll be your go-to recipe every time.
Spicy Tomato Sorbet
Laurie March makes a spicy sorbet and serves it up in avocado halves.
Dip Trio: Guacamole, Black Bean Salsa and Drunken Pico de Gallo
These Mexican-inspired appetizer ideas offer triple the fun! Serve in terra-cotta pots for added casual flair.
Grilled Shrimp and Avocado Gazpacho
Nothing will cool you down this summer quite like this refreshing gazpacho appetizer topped with spicy grilled shrimp.
Halloween Chips and Swampy Guacamole
Create a frightening and healthy Halloween feast. Serve homemade guacamole and creepy dip ins for a tasty treat.
Chicken-Stuffed Pitas With Avocado
Add a kick to chicken-stuffed pitas with tzatziki sauce and avocado slices for a healthy yet flavorful dish.
Avocado Cocktail: London's Burning
Use avocados to make the London's Burning, a creamy cocktail with a little heat.
Nacho-Stuffed Potato Skins
If your cold-weather get-together includes gathering around the TV for a football game, then be sure to make these restaurant-style potato skins a star player in your appetizer lineup.
Is it even possible to mess up an avocado? Plain, on a sandwich, in guacamole — however they are prepared, avocados simply can't help but be delicious. In fact, these avocado fries might just be too much of a good thing.
Chocolate Mint Dessert Smoothie
Healthy ingredients with a smidge of something naughty make this smoothie a perfect after-dinner treat.
Quinoa Avocado Toast Breakfast
Upgrade your morning toast with this hearty grain avocado spread topped with grilled corn, fresh herbs, goat cheese and a drizzle of chili oil.
Grilled Avocado With Ceviche
Grilled avocados make the perfect power lunch on the go when piled high with bright and fragrant ceviche.
Fresh Corn and Avocado Salsa
Next time, be sure to pick up these fresh ingredients and make a salsa that epitomizes the flavors of summer.
Tuna Tartare With Avocado and Cucumber
The Fairmont San Francisco's Chef jW Foster shares an easy-to-make recipe for tuna tartare with a lemon vinaigrette and garnished with wonton crisps and parsley oil.
Spinach Avocado Grapefruit Salad
The tang of grapefruit and the rich combination of avocado and feta make for a memorable summer salad.
Six Layers and a Chip Dip
Scoop up beans, cheese and avocados in this delicious dip.
Blackened Tuna Bites With Cucumber and Avocado
Crisp cucumber slices take the place of crackers in this sushi-inspired, bite-sized party appetizer.
Spring Salad With Avocado
Crisp greens, herbed goat cheese, avocado and fresh citrus come together to create this flavorful salad.
How to Freeze Avocados
Don't fret. If you have more fresh avocados on hand than you can use, just preserve these healthy fruits by freezing them for later use.
How to Keep a Cut Avocado Fresh
If you've struggled with keeping your avocados from browning after you cut them, we're here to help.
How to Grow an Avocado Tree
Turn that avocado pit into a thriving avocado tree (and your next bowl of guacamole).