27 Must-Try Avocado Recipes for You and Your Family

by DailyHealthPost Editorial

avocado recipes

9. Avocado Hummus

Not one to be outdone by the other avocado recipes on this list, this hummus puts a creamy twist on a classic dip!

Ingredients:

  • 1 ripe avocado, cut in half, skin and stone removed
  • A 400g/14oz can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 1 garlic clove, peeled, finely chopped
  • 1-2 lemons, juice only
  • ½ tsp hot sauce
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • sea salt, to taste

Instructions:

  1. Blend all of the ingredients in a food processor until smooth.
  2. Transfer the avocado hummus to a bowl and cover with cling film.
  3. Chill in the fridge for one hour.
  4. Serve with carrot and celery sticks.

10. Avocado-Tomatillo Salsa Verde

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This recipe yields two cups, so make sure to share!

Ingredients:

  • ½ medium avocado
  • 1 romaine lettuce leaf, torn into pieces
  • 1 serrano chile, finely chopped
  • ¼ medium white onion
  • 1 garlic clove, peeled
  • 1 pound tomatillos (about 8), husks removed, rinsed, quartered
  • ½ cup (packed) cilantro leaves with tender stems
  • Kosher salt

Instructions:

  1. Scoop avocado flesh into a blender and add lettuce, chile, onion, garlic, tomatillos, and cilantro and blend until smooth; season with salt.
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