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May 15 2016

Freshly Picked: Avocado Edition

With spring and summer upon us, it is prime time to get those fruits and veggies. Take advantage of what’s currently in season, and try using farmers markets and local produce. In this week’s edition of Freshly Picked, we’re going to talk about avocados. Not only does this superfood make for great guacamole, but it’s great for you. High in healthy fats, this fruit has an infinite number of benefits — and delicious recipes.   

First of all, let’s talk prime ‘cado ripeness

Now to the good stuff, recipes.  Here’s our roundup of recipes on the web that we love.  Check out these amazing websites and blogs to get all the details:

Avocado, Tomato, Cucumber Salad

Cucumber Tomato Avocado Salad

 

Avocado Brownies

Avocado Brownies

 

Cheesecake Factory Avocado Egg Rolls

http://damndelicious.net/2014/04/21/cheesecake-factory-avocado-egg-rolls/

 

Grilled Salmon with Avocado Salsa

 

 

 

http://www.thecookierookie.com/salmon-with-avocado/

 

Avocado Chocolate Smoothie

http://www.happinessishomemade.net/2013/10/21/avocado-sunrise-avocado-chocolate-smoothies/

 

Baked Avocado Fries

http://www.lecremedelacrumb.com/2014/09/baked-avocado-fries.html

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