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« on: July 22, 2010 11:41:06 AM »

So last week I wanted to know how to speed up ripening avocados, well now they are all super ripe & I'm thinking of things to do rather than just the traditional guacamole.  This led to having this salad today, which was very very tasty & simple Smiley


    * Tomatoes
    * Avocado
    * Mozzarella
    * Salad leaves
    * Sweetcorn
    * Balsamic vinegar
    * Olive oil

Firstly, roughly chop up tomatoes. I used cherry plum toms & some big beefy fellas. In a bowl add some olive oil and balsamic vinegar to the toms, and leave to settle for a little while.On a plate arrange some salad leaves (I used a mixed salad leaf pack and fresh rocket). To this pile on the tomatoes, chopped avocado, mozzarella and a sprinkle of sweetcorn. Drizzle a little more oil &  serve. Yum!
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« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2010 12:26:09 PM »

avocado and mozz have to be two of my favorite things out there. They are both so  light and refreshing.

Now it's making me hungry to think about it. But I do have fresh mozz and avocados...

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« Reply #2 on: July 22, 2010 12:30:06 PM »

Yum! this looks great Cheesy i eat avacados with everything, i especially love putting small cubes of it on top of a spicy pizza after it's cooked Cheesy

It's a real shame i have no mozzarella i really want to eat that salad now!! Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 22, 2010 12:30:44 PM »

Yum!...and it's so pretty with all of the colors. Smiley
« Reply #4 on: July 22, 2010 01:12:07 PM »

That looks heavenly!

By the way, I use avocados on my absolute favorite sandwich:  grilled cheese, tomato and avocado.  It's super yummy!  Just fyi, since you said you were looking for more ways to use them Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: July 22, 2010 01:43:08 PM »

Grilled cheese & avocado sarnies sound great, as does adding it on top of pizza!

I have two left, so decisions, decisions for tomorrows dinner!  Wink


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« Reply #6 on: July 31, 2010 12:36:24 AM »

Wow this looks great! I think it'll be my lunch for tomorrow!! yum yum! I just moved to Hawaii and Avocados are in season right now.. (hopefully they're in season year round here.. haven't found out yet) but anyhow, I absolutely love cutting an Avocado in half and eating it with a little bit of soy sauce. I love love love it!!!!!!

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« Reply #7 on: July 31, 2010 05:25:11 AM »

Holy guacamole!  That looks delicious. 

I'm going to try this out for sure!

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« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2010 07:07:25 PM »

Mmm that looks really good ^_^ I love fresh salad.

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« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2010 04:44:48 PM »

Excellent recipe!  I just made this tonight.  It's the first time a salad alone has filled me up!  (must be from the avocados and cheese!)

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