Cucumbers and avocados are two of my favorite things to buy in the produce department, so cucumber avocado salsa is often on the menu
As a foodie and fan of local produce, I get excited when I see signs telling me that there are fruit stands up ahead. I am especially happy when driving on Highway 152, since there are so many Gilroy farm stands to choose from.
Are you an avocado fan? I am! I buy them for my family regularly and use them in a wide variety of dishes. Guacamole, of course, is always a favorite. Last week I attended an event with Vons and the California Avocado Commission. After touring an avocado grove in Irvine, we had a friendly guacamole […]
Not too long ago, there were a whole lot of agricultural crops grown in Orange County. These days, much of that agricultural land is filled with houses, retail and office space. Fortunately, there are still many acres dedicated to avocados that make their way to local Vons stores and other markets and restaurants throughout the […]
Avocado season has arrived! These days, we can get avocados most of the year, but I always love it when local avocados are at their peak, plentiful and full of flavor. I keep a good supply at home to enjoy for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and even dessert. Here in the US, guacamole is the […]