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.

Stir-fry tropicals

Instead of pulling out the skillet, grab the wok. A little oil and a little ginger, then toss in some tropical fruit and you've got...

SlimCado Solo Salad

Do you make the bowl out of the solo papaya or the SlimCado avocado? Why not serve both ways and let your diners have their...

Creamy SlimCado Salad Dressing

If fat-free and lo-cal bottled creamy salad dressings leave something to be desired, make your own. It's easy and really makes the lettuce stand up...

SlimCado Avocado Gazpacho

Why not toss a new ingredient into gazpacho with a SlimCado avocado, the tropical avocado. You don't get gazpacho's normal red color, but it'll taste...

Wok’d Guac

With stir-fry being a staple in the house, it was only a matter of time before the guacamole hit the wok. It's a treat for...

SlimCado Hummus Spread

Let your belly do the dancing with this South Floridian twist to a Moroccan treat....

Crab and SlimCado salad

Seafood tastes great in a SlimCado, the tropical avocado that's grown by the sea. So it makes sense that crab and a SlimCado get along...

Urban S’More Treats

It's s'mores for adults, a bit more sophisticated in taste. Plus it doesn't require a campfire, which can be tough to find in an urban...

Frankenstein SlimCado energizer

Tthis energizing avocado and yogurt dish lives up to green's new reputation as "good-for-you". SlimCado and spinach make nutritious delicious....

Frankenstein Slimcado Salad

A scary fun salad for the buffet line or for a fun family dinner. It's a fun way for the family to eat healthy while...