Not Just Toast: 16 Recipes That Let Avocado Shine

Avocado is good for a lot more than smearing on toast—though we developed 9 avocado toast recipes just to be safe.

Yasmin Fahr

I've lived in California nearly a year, and one of the best things about it is affordable avocados. They've become a fixture of my diet, and I use them in all sorts of dishes. Creamy and buttery, there are few things that avocado doesn't make better. Often, I'll use it as a garnish, but avocado can also be a star. From an avocado-stuffed grilled cheese, to fried avocado tacos and vegan ice cream, we've rounded up 16 of our favorite recipes to show you just how versatile the fruit can be.