Think outside the guac! These 15 Awesome Avocado Recipes are a tasty way to green your eating routine and sneak some healthy nutrients into your favorite eats.
Adding a little avocado to your meal is always a good idea!
They’re loaded with nutrients and packed with healthy fats. In fact, to absorb more of the vitamins and antioxidants from fruit and veggies, we need a little fat in that very same dish. You don’t have to tell me twice — Avocado to the rescue!
15 Awesome Avocado Recipes
This healthy chopped salad is topped with the most irresistible avocado dill dressing! As a bonus, this easy peasy dressing is vegan and paleo. Woot!
This crazy delicious cilantro avocado sauce recipe makes a hah-uge serving (hooray leftovers!) and is great on everything from tortilla chips to cruidite to chicken! Serve it up on these tasty stuffed peppers one night, on tacos the next, and with crunchy veggies for an easy afternoon snack!
You’re just a few minutes away from a tasty restaurant-quality salad with this healthy Tomato Cucumber Avocado Salad recipe. It’s light, fresh, and full of flavor! Paleo + Gluten-Free + Vegan + Keto
Tossed in a homemade feta vinaigrette and sprinkled with fresh parsley, this Healthy Tomato Avocado Quinoa Salad with Feta is a super refreshing salad perfect for a portable lunch or side dish!
We’re straight up obsessed with these fantastically fluffy muffins! Don’t be intimidated by the ingredients in this one, the omega-rich avocado allows us to reduce the amount of butter needed without sacrificing texture or flavor. You also have the added bonus of being able to squeal “VEGGIES!!!!” when your friends and family ask how you made these deliciously awesome muffins.
This tasty appetizer is a great way to add some extra vegetables to the mix! Making use of delicious seasonal produce, these tomato avocado sweet pea crostini are quick, easy, and ridiculously good!
Featuring a tasty medley of broccoli, cauliflower, corn, and chickpeas, this chopped cauliflower broccoli salad with creamy avocado dressing is ready to rock your portable lunch game. Perfect for parties, potlucks, picnics, and a tasty on-the-go lunch!
An easy-to-follow step-by-step photo tutorial for homemade avocado-wrapped sushi. Rolling simple sushi rolls in avocado is easy, impressive, and delicious! I’m also a huge fan of adding avocado inside my cucumber rolls and bacon avocado sushi rolls.
What do you do when you want a creamy, luscious dip that’s deliciously dairy-free? Avocados, baby! Pair them with white beans and it’s a match made in dipping heaven. This creamy white bean dip is whipped with garlic, avocado spinach, jalapeno and cilantro for a speedy snack that’s full of flavor. Oh, and you know it’s healthy because it’s GREEN! Gluten-Free + Vegetarian + Vegan — this is one of our favorite avocado recipes!
Since I had a schmorgasboard of fiesta-friendly ingredients handy after making my infamous Black Bean and Sweet Potato Flautas, I put the leftovers to use in a fresh-mex southwestern-style salsa. Naturally I HAD to try pairing with my mountain of guacamole and holy salsa, batman! – It was a match made in foodie heaven. Now THAT’S a guacamole taco!
These tasty Chipotle Pumpkin Veggie Burgers are quick, easy, and a total crowd pleaser! Topped with an addictively awesome avocado smash, each veggie burger is vegan, gluten-free, freezer-friendly and 100% delicious!
Though it looks like it’s straight out of a gourmet bistro, this simple (and speedy) salad is easily thrown together with just a few flavorful ingredients at home! Snag your go to pre-made dressing or try my homemade poppyseed ranch and prepare to swoon. It’s even great with my creamy avocado dressing!
Get ready to shake up your breakfast routine! Fresh multi-grain toast with a mountian of mango lime guacamole, juicy ripe Florida strawberries, and a hearty drizzle of balsamic glaze. Super duper simple and super duper tasty; EXACTLY what this busy momma needs in the mornings!
KALE YEAH! Chopped Greek Kale Salad with a healthy homemade Greek dressing you’ll want to put on everything! This tasty salad is loaded with kale, tomato, cucumber, and lots of heart healthy avocado.
This is the chili that changed our minds about meatless chili! We absolutely LOVE this healthy vegetarian quinoa chili! Top it with grated cheddar and a mountain of fresh avocado.
Hope this collection of avocado recipes leads you to your new favorite way to faceplant into a gorgeous green avocado!
I have one on my counter that’s ready to go and I can’t wait to dive in!