It has been awhile since I have done a “What I’m Loving” post, but I have missed it!  I love finding good round-ups to learn about new blogs and recipes.  I will be choosing a theme to bring to you with each of these posts and the theme to kick us off is avocados!

Sweet or savory, I can’t get enough of the creamy, dreamy texture of avocados and they lend such a subtle flavor to so many dishes.  One of my favorite lunches is mashed avocado on toast with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice and a sprinkle of chili flakes, salt and pepper.  Here are a few dishes that feature avocado that I cannot wait to try!

Avocado Bacon Pasta Salad from Host the Toast Blog:  Smooth creamy avocado with crispy salty bacon might be a flavor combination that ranks right up there with chocolate and peanut butter for me.  And that is saying a lot.

Baked Avocado Fries with Chipotle Ranch Dipping Sauce from Eat Drink Love:  I can just imagine the crispy breaded outside of these fries contrasting the creamy inside of avocados, yum!

Avocado Banana Bread from Crazy for Crust:  Can you imagine how moist this bread is with that avocado used as the primary fat source??

Stovetop Avocado Mac & Cheese from Two Peas & Their Pod:  This takes creamy to a whole new level…..

ABCT (Avocado, Bacon, Cheese, Tomato) Sandwich from One Lovely Life:  I much prefer my BLT’s with avocado and the addition of pepperjack cheese would add a nice kick of heat.

What is your favorite way to enjoy avocados?  Links to recipes welcome 🙂

Any theme recommendations for the next edition of What I’m Loving?

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7 Comments ( Reply )

  1. cassie
    Jul 10, 2013 @ 12:48 pm

    Yep, I think I could live on avocados. Great list, Mercedes! I’ve been eating them a lot lately, just cubed up and adding to salads, toast, sandwiches and pasta dishes!

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  2. emily (a nutritionist eats)
    Jul 10, 2013 @ 3:19 pm

    I am drooling over that pasta salad! What a good idea.

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  3. Morgan (Host the Toast)
    Jul 11, 2013 @ 8:42 am

    Thanks for featuring the Avocado Bacon Pasta Salad! The others on the list are making me hungry, too… I’ll have to try some of those out soon!

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  4. Jocelyn @ BruCrew Life
    Jul 13, 2013 @ 3:24 pm

    I’m loving the avocado fries!! Great round-up girl!!

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