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Avocados

Avocados

In Season: Thanks to suitable coastal climates, avocados are harvested throughout the year Once billed as an Aztec aphrodisiac, the avocado has certainly put its spell on enthusiasts who love the velvety texture and rich flavor of this fruit. That's right, the avocado is actually a fruit, not a vegetable! And with 60 percent more potassium than a banana, the sodium- and cholesterol-free avocado is a fresh and healthy choice. Although there are several varieties of avocados available, the Hass accounts for nearly 80 percent of crop volume. For more information, please visit:
www.avocado.org