26 Irresistible Avocado Recipes
Avocado and Blood Orange Salad with Almonds and Chile Oil
This light 20-minute salad gets extra heartiness and nutrition when we add avocados. Serve it as a satisfying side dish or a light dinner or lunch when topped with your favorite protein (we're thinking pork or salmon, but just about anything works). Don't skip the almonds—they add a crunchy texture to the dish.
5 Ways to Top Avocado
Over avocado toast? Mix up your morning routine by topping an avocado with scrambled eggs, bacon, and cheddar cheese. Plus, we have four more avocado-stuffing variations to try. For serious fans of the fruit, this is one of our best avocado recipes thanks to the high ratio of avocado to other ingredients.
Avocado-Egg Breakfast Sandwich
Avocado BLT Club Sandwiches
You don't need a panini press to make a warm and cheesy avocado sandwich—just use your waffle maker! This mouthwatering sandwich is stuffed with fresh avocado, tomato slices, and bacon cooked to your favorite crispness so you can enjoy a restaurant-worthy lunch in the comfort of your own kitchen.
Mexican Fried Veggie Rice with Radishes and Avocado
This better-for-you fried rice is healthier thanks to cauliflower rice and extra veggies. Yet it’s still full of the Mexican flavor that you’re craving with chili powder, cumin, and lime juice in the mix. The chicken-avocado recipe disguises healthy ingredients so well that even picky eaters will clean their plates.
Hot Dogs with Avocado and Chips
Put down the pickle relish! Mashed avocado is the topper your hot dog recipes have been missing. Lime juice mashed with the avocado helps keep it from turning brown. A sprinkle of chopped tomatoes and crushed potato chips on top completes this super summery dog.
Creamy Chocolate Pudding
Avocado and Caramelized Pineapple Salad
Avocado is an unexpected add-in to this healthy pasta dinner, but it’s a delicious addition that will up your fullness factor. With just 30 minutes from start to finish, this family favorite will top your list of easy avocado recipes to make on busy weeknights.
Tomato-Avocado Grilled Cheese
Oatmeal with Sunny-Side Up Eggs, Avocado, Cheddar, and Chives
New Potato, Avocado, and Egg Salad
Avocados and new potatoes add a modern touch (and a dose of healthy fats) to this mash-up of potato and egg salads. To make this one of the most refreshing avocado salad recipes you've tasted, very briefly freeze the lettuce before adding the creamy components. You'll get a chilled, extra-crisp result.
Fresh Taco Salad
Our updated take on a classic taco salad features a bowlful of fresh vegetables tossed with a creamy low-fat dressing. Slices of buttery avocado are balanced by a kick of jalapeño. At only 214 calories, it falls into side-dish territory. But top with a chicken breast or shredded pork and you have a complete healthy dinner.
Avocado, Prosciutto, and Egg Sandwiches
Mango, Tomato, and Avocado Salad
Roasted Pumpkin Guacamole
Chile-Lime Grilled Tiger Shrimp with Avocado Cocktail Sauce
Mahi Mahi with Black Bean and Avocado Relish
Serve up lean mahi mahi with our easy make-ahead relish. Avocado, black beans, and a cilantro-garlic dressing take this fish from mild to flavor-packed. Like most fish recipes, this avocado dinner recipe cooks up fast (only 4 to 6 minutes of grill time for a 1/2-inch-thick filet!) so you can get dinner on the table in about 30 minutes.