Category: SlimCado avocado

For over 85 years, Brooks Tropicals has grown Florida avocados known as SlimCados. SlimCados naturally have up to half the fat and a third fewer calories than the leading California avocado.

SlimCados are a different branch on the avocado family tree. They’d have to be, they’re grown not in dry but very humid climates. Generally pear-shaped with smooth or bumpy green skin, the SlimCado varies in shape and in size from three to thirteen inches long and up to five inches wide.

SlimCado lime mousse dip

Oh, it's guacamole. But with the touch of vanilla, it moves the dip to the avocado's sweet side. The season for SlimCados is revving up....

Rosemary SlimCado lime bars

This is a snack that's sweet with coconut but nice and savory with the addition of SlimCado avocado and rosemary....

SlimCado avocado brownies

Talk about moist brownies! A SlimCado makes it so. Easy to make, even from scratch. Way to have your brownie and eat a bit healthier......

SlimCado honey chevre

If you crave cheesecake and love avocados,  here's a creamy dessert that combines the SlimCado with chevre, a goat cheese....

SlimCado s’mores snack bars

The chocolaty layer in this s'more isn't plain ol' chocolate. It's chocolate blended with SlimCado avocado. A campfire treat with no fire in sight....

Fruity SlimCado guacamole

Guacamole shows its sweet side in this recipe. Dried apples and blueberries will plump back up, absorbed with the juices of both the starfruit and...

SlimCado edamame guacamole for your peeps

Pack a protein punch into your next snack or enjoy this as a veggie dip instead of a sandwich for a work lunch. SlimCado makes...

Taco guaco salad

Casserole that's a taco with guaco, ez to make and bake. Reminiscent of that party favorite "7 layer dip."...

SlimCado Caprese Salad

It's how you present Caprese salad that differentiates it from simply tomato and cheese slices. But if buffet space is limited, go vertical and make...

Caribbean coco SlimCado salad

Caesar dressing and honey mustard make the salad. In this salad, the dressing simply highlights the fruit. The salad is light and lively, showcasing the...