Category: SlimCado avocado

For over 85 years, Brooks Tropicals has grown tropical 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 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. ...

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...

SlimCado avocado pizza

SlimCado topping your pizza makes it so special. Add those veggies you didn't want to eat yesterday. You won't notice them for the great avo...

Spinach-and SlimCado-stuffed Portobello mushrooms

Hot or cold, Portobello mushrooms make a tasty "plate" on which to enjoy a tropical salad topping. Easy to enjoy, easy to fix, easy great...

Tropical gazpacho

Perfect for a workday lunch, but magnificent on a hot, steamy summer's night when heating up the kitchen to heat up your tummy makes no...

SlimCado Avocado Ceviche

Popular in the Caribbean, ceviche is usually served with an avocado side dish. SlimCado avocado makes a great case for being added to the main...

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...

Tropical fruit fajitas

Making fajitas takes only a short time in a really hot skillet. Tropical fruits like papaya, avocado, and dragonfruit benefit from the heat but maintain...

2- way SlimCado seafood salad

Like other Caribbean avocados, SlimCados originated in areas close to the sea. Combining this avocado with seafood makes delicious sense. Here's a salad to prove...

SlimCado coconut corn chowder

It's corn chowder gone green, and in an avocado way. Easy to make. Easy to store for lunches and for fast dinners....