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Creamy Avocado Manicotti

I am always looking for creative ways to make vegetarian dinners a little different. I grow my own basil, and avocados are a versatile favorite, so this recipe is a fantastic way to make manicotti that's a little unusual. —Jennifer Coduto, Kent, Ohio

Avocado Bruschetta

My mother shared this fabulous recipe with me, and I have shared it with many friends. They are always requesting...


Fiesta Appetizer

2 reviews

This dip is always a big hit with men—maybe because of the hearty blend of flavors. It stands up great...


Grilled Cheese Supreme

1 review

Buttery rye holds a bevy of veggies, cheese and avocado in these full-flavored sandwiches. I've also prepared them on my...


Grilled Guacamole

If you’re a guacamole lover, try this fun grilled version that has a smoky flavor. The veggies tend to darken...

Avocado Goat Cheese Truffles

3 reviews

Give guests the VIP treatment with luxurious truffles you can make in your own kitchen. The goat cheese is mild,...


Sweet Pea and Asparagus Guacamole

I decided it was time to switch up guacamole, so I got creative for this recipe. My local farmers market...

Potato Salad with Kalamata-Hazelnut Vinaigrette

Potato salad tossed with vinaigrette has a lighter taste than traditional mayo versions. I add velvety avocado and hazelnuts for...


Special Wild Rice Salad

2 reviews

"A friend fixed this for a company outing a few years ago, and it has since become my favorite picnic...


Grilled Mango & Avocado Salad

Its so light, delicious, easy to make, and not to mention healthy! Mango and Avocado is simply the best combination...


Avocado Sandwiches

5 reviews

Try my avocado sandwich for an exciting flavor twist on grilled cheese. The avocados make them extra creamy. —Deborah Williams,...

Cauliflower Ceviche

1 review

My 87-year-old mom showed me how to make this delicious vegetarian recipe that tastes so much like seafood ceviche. I...


Mushroom-Avocado Eggs on Toast

1 review

Two of my favorites – mushroom and avocado – make a stacked sandwich fancy enough for company or a weekend...


Summertime Tomato-Melon Salad

Looking for a savory summer salad? The combination of tomatoes, cantaloupe, avocado and greens sings with freshness and health.—Carolyn Kumpe,...