25 Cutting Edge Uses For Avocado You Should Try

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By now, we’ve all heard the incredible list of health benefits that avocados provide us with. How about some innovative ways to prepare the latest health craze for yourself or your friends and family!

Blend it, add it to banana pudding, pesto, or fuse it with green tea, the possibilities are endless! For some more, lesser known avocado uses (including a moisturizing face mask and mixed drink), check out ideas below!

Cheesy Skillet Pizza Bread – A nice change from the traditional pizza. A healthy option that can be turned into a vegan dish very easily. No master chef required, just follow directions! This dish can be modified to your liking to satisfy anybody’s tastes. More here…

Vegan Mayonnaise – As a vegan you are very selective about food. What about condiments? This post provides a vegan friendly homemade alternative to store bought mayonnaise. Find out how to make a delicious mayonnaise with avocado but also learn the great benefits. Recipe here…

Breakfast

Eggs Baked in Avocado Paleo-Powered Breakfast – It’s hard to eat a breakfast that’s both healthy and quick to make. Try delicious eggs baked in creamy avocado halves full of heart-healthy omega-3s and protein to give you energy all day. Plus they only need a few minutes of prep time, perfect for those busy mornings. Read on for the super-simple recipe here!

Chocolate Avocado Pancakes – Incorporate avocados into a staple breakfast dish, chocolate pancakes! The rich, creamy texture of avocados adds a new level of texture and moistness to the pancakes and will certainly add variety to the breakfast menu! Full recipe here!

Fun Additions

Avocado Pizza – Incorporating delicious charred corn and avocado pizza is certainly a way to make a traditionally unhealthy dish into a much healthier one! Just throw on your favorite type of cheese and you’re ready to go! Check out this unique recipe here!

Grilled Avocado? – Guacamole is a delightful addition to any taco. But did you know that they taste even better grilled? Grilling the avocados prior to making the guacamole gives the guacamole a very distinct flavor. Spruce up the guacamole with these step by step instructions. Grillamole!

Stuffed It – The next time you fire up the grill, consider tossing a few avocados halves on there as a fresh treat to complement your main dish. Add some herbs, olive oil and add cherry tomatoes to stuff the avocado to create a mouth watering delight. The messy way to satisfy your cravings here.

Meal Additions

Guacamole Hummus Hybrid – Hummus and guacamole are two delicious and wholesome snacks. Combined they make your taste buds jump for joy. Try this delicious and wholesome treat to relax and enjoy. The recipe includes helpful pictures for a mouthwatering dip here.

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Avocado Pesto – Avocado and pesto are two rich delights that you might not have ever imagined combining. This recipe will show you how to make the two into an amazing dip or topping for your spaghetti. Recipe here…

Cold Soup Base Ingredient – Soups can be one of the easiest meals to make for your family when it comes to time constraints, but that does not mean that it has to be a plain vegetable soup. Easy recipe for a soup that will taste awesome. Recipe here…

Chicken Salad Addition – These days it can be hard to find healthy ways to make your kid lunch but you do not have to go with the standard lunch meats. This easy chicken salad recipe is very healthy and can be made in just a few easy steps. Avoid all of the added chemicals standard in lunch meats these days. This it here…

Whole New Condiment – Broccoli and Cheddar is a well known combination that goes great with almost anything. This recipe will teach you just how easy it is to make potato skins covered with the great combination. A perfect recipe for someone with little time on their hands but plenty of hungry people. More…

Avocado Mashed Potatoes – While mashed potatoes are one of the simplest dishes to make, they definitely aren’t the healthiest. However, the simple recipe substitutes all that butter with health avocado, without the worry of a strange taste. Perfect for St. Patricks day, mix it up here.

Avocado Risotto – Combine two already fabulous, delectable treats, avocado and risotto. The creamy taste of risotto is amplified with the amazing taste of avocado. Prep time of only five minutes and a short cook time of 30 minutes, perfect fit into a busy schedule your taste buds will enjoy! Recipe…

Fried Avocado Tacos – This recipe combines two comfort foods, creamy avocado and deep fried fritters. Adding a satisfying crunch to an already delectable treat, step by step recipe with pictures and tips for picking out the best avocados. Recipe here…

Creamy Salad Dressings Dairy Substitute – How about a healthy, creamy dressing for your salads? A savory blend of avocados, lemon, and garlic! All you need is a blender to bring this healthy dressing to your next meal. Full recipe here.

Health & Beauty

Moisturizing Face Mask – With great winter comes great dryness of your skin. Learn how to combat the winter and bring moisture back to your skin with avocado. This recipe could have you ditching bottles of drugstore chemicals and heading to the supermarket instead. Check it out here…

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Avocado Foot Scrub – Having trouble with rough feet? Think of avocados as just a food no longer. Learn how to utilize an entire avocado, why each part is beneficial, and when paired with a few simple ingredients found in your home can rid your feet of roughness once and for all. Details…

Deep Conditioning Hair Mask – This natural solution recipe creates a conditioner especially for dry ends. Gather coconut or real mayo along with an avocado to make and then follow the instructions. You can also make an avocado hair mask or a banana honey hair mask. Details…

Desserts & Treats

Make Frozen Popsicles – Did you know that the avocados and popsicles could be combined to make an amazing after dinner delight? Follow these easy instructions and you may find that you love avocado not only as a snack but as a rich dessert. Yummy details here…

Avocado Truffles – Healthy, decadent truffles and rich dark chocolate gets a creamy boost from a surprise ingredient: avocado! Don’t be fooled by the inclusion of the avocado; you’ll want this incredible recipe in your repertoire for years to come. Get decadent here!

Banana Avocado Pudding – The banana-avocado combo is a great healthy snack to keep you on track! Only a few ingredients required! For the exact recipe (along with others) check out this post here!

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Avocado Brownies Gluten Free / Grain Free – Avocados, whose health benefits are of no secret, can now be made into a delicious, gluten-free brownie mix! Skeptical about such a fusion? This is one you most certainly won’t regret! I’ll let the recipe itself do the talking. Recipe here!

Cheese Less Cheesecake – Many people might be hesitant when they hear of a cheesecake recipe calling for the main ingredient of avocado. However, some of the most appealing attributes avocados have are their smooth textures and under powering tastes. Learn just how easy it is to make this delicious avocado cheesecake here.

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream / Low Carb Dairy Free – If ice cream is hard to give up, indulge yourself with this recipe, and don’t feel guilty. Packed with good fats, follow this recipe for an amazingly creamy dessert that will satisfy your cravings and keep off the pounds. More…

Paleo Vegan Frosting – What’s the first recipe you think of when you think of avocado? I bet it’s not dessert! This recipe changes that. A little courage and four easy ingredients you’ll have a great new recipe to surprise guest. Full details…

Drinks

Frozen Avocado Margarita – Finally, someone has found a way to fuse avocados and alcohol, and it’s delicious and an amazing blend! You need roughly five ingredients and the recipe, which you can find right here!

Avocado Bubble Tea – Avocado is good as a dip or snack, but is also surprisingly great as a drink! Make this fun bubble tea that the whole family is sure to enjoy. Try this recipe for a treat that tastes like a desert but is wholesome as well. Details…