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.

Avo-Berry Blend

Florida SlimCado avocados blend terrifically with blueberries and just about any berries you have on the premise. So have a berry, merry drink....

Bananacado Peanut Butter Smoothie

SlimCado avocado with banana and peanut butter make a great smoothie. Quick and easy to whip up. Get the blender ready!...

Tropical Avocado Salad Pizza

Pizza flip-flops on the color wheel from red to green with the tropical avocado, the SlimCado. Not what the Italians had in mind. ...

South by Southwest Guacamole

The flavors of the Southwest blend nicely with SlimCados grown in tropical Southern Florida for great-tasting guacamole. Try it, it's ez and delish....

Caribbean barbeque stuffed peppers

Barbecue sauce adds an unbeatable flavor to pork, as we know, but also to tropical fruit. This dish has a very Caribbean look and flavor....

Slices of Florida

Avocado, dragonfruit, guava, and passionfruit are all grown in Florida and are highlighted in this salad that's perfect for early fall...

SlimCado shrimp salad

Add shrimp to a tropical avocado like the SlimCado makes perfect tasting sense. The coconut adds even more of a delish tropical flair. ...

Vaquero tropical salad

In Latin America, the cowboy is called the vaquero. The range riders will want a meal that's mighty tasty but also gets them through their...

Tropical turkey wrap

Turn a turkey wrap tropical just by using a SlimCado as the mayo not only reduces the calories but also leaps far ahead of mayonnaise...

Dragon avocado shortcake

Red dragonfruit and Florida avocado make a sweet salad. Enjoy by topping some lettuce with it, or treat yourself to the salad on top of...