Avocado Snack Ideas

Avocado is an amazing superfood, I think we all know and can agree on that. However, sometimes it can be hard to fit into small snacks without simply eating a half an avocado by itself. We’ve tracked down a few unique and flavorful recipe ideas for quick snacks to fit into your day.

  1. Avocado & Strawberries with Balsamic Vinegar:chopped avocado
    Simply chop up half an avocado with a handful of strawberries and drizzle balsamic over it. Loads of health benefits without the hard work!
  2. Hummus & Avocado Canapés:
    This is another easy and delicious snack idea. Toast some whole-grain or Ezekiel bread, then cut into small squares. Top with a dollop of hummus and a few chunks of avocado. Throw some dried craisins under the ado for an extra flavor punch.
  3. Sunflower Avocados:
    If you are really pressed for time, this is a great idea for you. Simply half an avocado, and fill the whole where the pit used to be with sunflower seeds. Healthy fats with a salty and delicious crunch while avoiding the junk food traps of chips.
  4. Supergreen Smoothie:
    Yes! Avocados aren’t just for food recipes, but healthy drinks as well. They add a creamy texture that makes a smoothie so satiating. Try blending some pineapple, mango, avocado and almond milk.
  5. Avo, Tomato, Bufala Salad:
    avocado-portions-1200x628Thick slices of avocado, tomatoes, and bufala mozzarella make a great layered delight. If you want an extra crunch, try putting them on some pieces of rye toast crackers like Ryvita.

Whether you’re on the go, or simply don’t want to spend any extra time on healthy snack building, hopefully these five avocado recipes will help you build the perfect pick-me-up!