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19 Reasons Stuffed Avocados Are The Best Thing To Happen Ever

by Laurence-Emmanuelle Bédard Published on September 22, 2015

We are literally obsessed with avocados, we eat it for breakfast lunch and dinner, and we just can't get enough of the stuff. But just when we thought we couldn't love the luscious green fruit anymore, we discovered stuffed avocados, and it's the best thing to happen...EVER!

What's not to love about avocados? The creamy superfood is good for you, there are over 25 nutrients in each one, they are delicious, and to top that all of, once you remove the pit, the avocado turns into an edible bowl that can be stuffed with plenty of other delicious foods.

We're talking avocados stuffed with smoked salmon or avocados stuffed with a tuna melt. The avocado can literally be stuffed and loaded with all manner of tasty ingredients, so just have a look at these recipes and prepare to be in food heaven!

1. Smoked Salmon Egg Stuffed Avocados

Avocado's stuffed with smoked salmon, eggs and garnish with chili flakes and dill. It's rich, creamy and so tasty.

Here's the recipe.

2. Caprese stuffed avocado

Ripe avocado's filled with tomato and mozzarella caprese salad and topped with balsamic vinegar. The combination of avocado with balsamic vinegar is so delicious. Add tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil garlic oil to the mix and it's like a party in your mouth.

Get the recipe.

3. Avocados Stuffed With Chicken And Coriander Cream Sauce

Fresh avocado halves stuffed with Mexican spiced chicken that’s baked to perfection, and drizzled with a dreamy corinader lime cream sauce made with full-fat coconut milk. YUM!

Here's how to make it.

4. Grilled Avocados With Herbs And Cherry Tomatoes

Just looking at this beautiful mess is enough to excite your taste buds. Chop up some herbs parsley, thyme, lemon thyme, chives and basil in this case, then mix with a good olive oil and salt, and toasted pine nuts some nuts slice some cherry tomatoes and stuff the avocado. SO SO GOOD!

Get the full recipe here.

5. Stuffed Avocados With Crunchy Asian Cabbage Slaw

Avocado get's an Asian twist.The sesame and ginger flavors of the slaw are AH-mazing with the avocado, and the mixture of the textures makes it even better.

Check out the recipe.

6. Avocado Stuffed Tuna Melt

Think of a delicious tuna melt with a crunchy tuna salad and gooey melty cheese, but replace the bread with creamy, warm avocado. It is BEAUT.

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7. Corn And Tomato Stuffed Avocado

Easy and tasty AF. You could literally eat this meal everyday of the week. And we are VERY tempted to do so.

Here's the recipe.

8. King Crab Stuffed Avocados

Crab and avocado are a match made in heaven and the corn and jalapenos salsa are just the cherry on the top!

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9. Thai Stuffed Avocados

These stuffed avocados are just AMAZING, filled with a spicy cream cheese and a hummus mixture and then topped with sprouts and tons of salty roasted peanuts. The beautiful Thai flavours work perfectly with avocado.

Here's the recipe.

10. Vegan Mediterranean Grilled Avocado Stuffed with Chickpeas And Tahini

Grilled avocado stuffed with a fresh mixture of cucumber, tomato and crispy grilled chickpeas and finished off with a drizzle of tahini. It's delicious, healthy and easy and vegan.

Here's the recipe.

11. Crab and Quinoa Salad Stuffed Avocados

This dish is filled with flavour and is packed with so much nutritions ingredients. The crab and quinoa salad has a blend of tart lime juice and sour cream. It is the perfect compliment to buttery avocados.

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12. Avocado Baked With Eggs

Avocado and makes are already a perfect, but throw some gilled sausage in the mix, and you have something truly beautiful.

Check out the recipe.

13. Pineapple And Prawn Salsa & Cashew Sriracha Cream On Avocado Halves

Fresh and so delicious! The added pineapple makes a great sweet contrast to the savory onions and peppers. Plus it's drizzled in a spicy cashew sauce. So much goodness.

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14. Avocado With Smoky Lentils

Easy to make, plus it's super healthy. This is the ultimate lazy girl dinner.

Here's the recipe.

15. Shrimp and Scallop Ceviche Stuffed Avocados

Sea food and avocados make a glorious combination, and this is a glorious dish. The added pomegranate makes this recipe so special. It adds a beautiful color and a tart crunch that complements the seafood perfectly.

Here's the recipe

16. Buffalo Chickpea Baked Avocado

Spicy chickpeas and portobello mushrooms pared with tangy goat cheese and creamy baked avocado. This is our new favourite dish.

Get the full recipe.

17. BLT Stuffed Avocados

Stuff avocados with a mix of fresh bread cubes, tomato, lettuce, bacon and mayo, and season with salt pepper. It's better than a BLT sandwich.

Here's how to make it.

18. Chicken Stuffed Avocado

Simple and full of wonderful flavours. Perfect for a light lunch or a party appetiser. Did we mention it was full of flavour.

Here'e the recipe.

19. Charred Broccoli & Tofu Stuffed Avocados With Sweet Lemon Curry Sauce

YUM YUM YUM! This might be the ultimate vegetarian stuffed avocado. We need to have this NOW!

Get the recipe.

This article was written by Tolani Shoneye. Tweet her @tolly_

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