- Cocktail twist…CALIFORNIA AVOCADO. Sheehan, Patricia // Food Management;Jan2003, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p72
California Avocado Wasabi Mousse gives crab cocktail a new twist. The appetizer offers the rich, nutty flavor of fresh California Avocados paired with bites of wasabi to offset the sweet taste of fresh crab. The menu is available from the California Avocado Commission's food service hotline.
- Avocados--the `fat' fruit that fights cholesterol. Bricklin, Mark; Trott, Margo // Prevention;Mar93, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p43
Discusses the health benefits of avocados, most notably they fight cholesterol. The high-fat content of avocados; The avocado regimen; Avocados preserve levels of HDL cholesterol (the good cholesterol); Correlation between a high frequency of nut consumption and a low risk of heart attacks;...
- Avocados: The `fat' fruit that fights cholesterol. // Body Bulletin;May93, p1
Focuses on a new study from Australia that found people who ate one-half to one and a half avocados a day for three weeks saw their cholesterol drop significantly. Avocados preserved levels of HDL (the good cholesterol that actually removes bad cholesterol for the body); Monounsaturates also...
- UC examines conventional, organic avocado production costs. // Western Farm Press;12/15/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p12
The article informs that University of California, California have examined costs for producing conventional and organic olive green in several cities of California including Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo.
- Holy guacamole! Feder, David // Better Homes & Gardens;Jul98, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p234
Presents information on the avocado which is used to make guacamole, an avocado-based dip. Various ways in which the avocado can be prepared; How to make guacamole. INSET: Healthy under the skin.
- number plate. Wright, Ylla // Australian Table;May2003, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p18
Provides several facts about avocado in Australia. History of avocado in the country; Number of avocado varieties which are grown in the country; Consumption of Australians to avocado in 2000.
- bravo avocado. ENFIELD, SUSAN // Yoga Journal;Aug2014, Issue 266, p30
A recipe for Creamy Avo Fudgesicles is presented.
- The skinny on...the avocado. Kuzemchak, Sally // Self;May97, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p126
Presents information pertaining to avocado. Scientific name; Distinguishing features; Origin.
- Forbidden fruit? // Seventeen;Apr94, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p158
Cites the calorie content of avocados. Fat content; Vitamins; Majority of fat as monounsaturated.