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Old 06-08-2009, 10:28 PM   #1
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Bumper Avocado Crop

Looks like I am going to have a great first time Avocado crop and I need recipes other than Guacamole, hopefully something I can freeze. Any Ideas ??? Here is a pic of one of the babies.
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Old 06-09-2009, 06:41 AM   #2
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To freeze avocados, puree with ascorbic acid added and package excluding oxygen. Will last a few months in the deep freeze.
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Old 06-09-2009, 12:16 PM   #3
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This site may be of use to you - Home - Avocados Australia. Avocados are plugged here constantly - wonder food. We have tv adverts on in just about every free to air cooking show plus around meal times. Always showing a new recipe idea.

My tree doesn't produce many but people say they are nice. Unfortunately, I have a food intolerance to them -so annoying as I used to really enjoy eating them. Every other year or is it one in three, you get a shocking crop. If you don't prune, you get fruit the next year - well with the variety I have anyway. But then I ignore it anyway - and it is huge! 8 - 10 metres maybe??
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Old 06-09-2009, 01:20 PM   #4
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I have an idea for a bread spread (like mayo) that would use avocados, yogurt cheese, and lime juice.

I am still building it in my head. I think it would rock on a burger.
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Old 06-09-2009, 01:46 PM   #5
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My culinary daughter concocted a great recipe for Avocado Bread. (You know, instead of zucchini?)

My favorite summer sandwiches are made of sliced ripe heirloom tomatoes and avocadoes on multi-grain bread with homemade mayo.
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Old 06-09-2009, 02:48 PM   #6
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on burgers, on deli sandwiches, in salads, make a green salsa and add a ripe one, use instead of half the sour cream with dip seasonings, great on a spicy grilled chicken....
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Old 06-09-2009, 05:39 PM   #7
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Avocodo Salad

Avocodo Salad (Ensalada de Auguate)

  • 3 large avocados, sliced in half lengthwise
Filling:
  • 4 diced tomatoes
  • 1 Tablespoon diced onion
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • dash of pepper

Methods/steps

Combine ingredients for filling and pour into bowl. Chill well. Serve in avocado halves. Garnish with chopped parsley or cilantro.

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