Tag: avocado

Hatch Green Chile Turkey Burritos

Ingredients: 8 oz Hatch Green Chile-Tomatillo sauce 2 cups shredded, cooked turkey 15 oz canned black beans, drained 1 tablespoon canola oil 1/2 onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 2 fire roasted Hatch green chile, diced 1/3-1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar sour cream 1 avocado, sliced 2-3 giant burrito sized […]

Raspberry-Avocado Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Ingredients: for the dressing 8 raspberries 2 oz balsamic vinegar 2 oz avocado oil 1 teaspoon whole grain Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon poppy seeds (optional) salt freshly ground black pepper for the salad 2 heads of romaine, chopped 2 avocados, diced 3 oz soft goat cheese, crumbled 1 cup raspberries […]

Vibrant Corn Salad with Jalapeño Vinaigrette

Ingredients: 6 ears of corn worth of kernels (cooked and cooled) 6 radishes, thinly sliced 1 cucumber, seeded and diced 1 pint grape tomatoes, halved 1/2 large red onion, diced 1 1/2 large avocados, cubed for the vinaigrette: 5 tablespoons avocado oil 1/3 cup white wine vinegar juice of 1 […]

Grilled Mexican Hot Dogs

Ingredients: 1 large white onion, sliced 6-8 jalapenos, halved and seeded 4 hot dogs 4 strips thick cut bacon 1/2 avocado, sliced mayo or salsa (optional) Directions: Prepare grill. Lightly oil a grilling pan and arrange the peppers and onions in a single layer. Wrap the hot dogs in bacon. […]

Shrimp, Bacon and Avocado Salad

Ingredients:4 cooked strips of bacon, crumbled1 lb steamed shrimp2 1/2 tablespoons mayonnaise1 tablespoon Old Bay1/4 teaspoon celery seed1 shallot, minced1 stalk celery, finely diced1/2 avocado, dicedjuice and zest of 1/2 lemon Directions:Stir all ingredients together. Serve on a roll or bread. My thoughts: This salad, while simple to make, is […]

Chipotle Guacamole

Ingredients: 4 avocados 3 chipotle peppers in adobo, finely chopped 1 medium tomato, cubed with excess liquid squeezed out 1 shallot, minced 1/8 cup cilantro, minced 1 teaspoon garlic powder juice of 1 lime salt pepper Directions: In non-reactive bowl, use the back of a spoon or a potato masher […]

Summer Lovin’ Salad

Ingredients: 4 slices of crisp bacon, crumbled 2 avocados, sliced 2 hard boiled eggs, sliced 2 chicken breasts 1 head butter lettuce, chopped 1/2 head red leaf, chopped 2 cups assorted halved small heirloom tomatoes 1/4 cup crumbled blue cheese dressing: 1/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 1/8 […]

Mango & Avocado Dessert Sushi & Onigiri

Ingredients: filling:sliced avocadosliced mango for the rice1 1/2 cups uncooked Japanese rice1 1/2 cups water1/4 cup coconut milk1 tablespoon sugarjuice of 1 lime garnish:black sesame seeds Directions: For the rice:At least 1 hour before you want to cook the rice, wash the rice. Allow to dry in a colander. In […]

Avocado Shake with Boba

Ingredients:1 cup ice1 avocado, peeled and pitted1/4 cup sweetened condensed milklarge tapioca pearls Directions:In a medium pan bring about 4 cups of water to a boil. Add the amount of tapioca pearls you would want for one large drink. Continue to boil until the pearls float to the top and […]

Shrimp & Chorizo Quesadilla

Ingredients:1/2 to 3/4 lb medium shrimp, steamed and peeled1/2 lb Spanish style chorizo, sliced thinly1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese1/2 cup frozen chopped spinach, thawed and squeezed dry1 avocado, slicedflour tortillassalsa (optional) Directions:Heat a pan large enough for a large tortilla to lay flat. Place one tortilla in the pan […]