The avocado is a glorious food. Even though it has originated in the West some thousand years back, it has gained its popularity in India only in recent years. And why not? After all, they are one of the most delicious and nutritious foods in the world. Not just that, they’re also versatile and compliment any other food with its richness and creaminess.
While consumption of avocados has skyrocketed in the past few years, most of them have been through the means of Western food. So here we present 5 ways to enjoy this super food without letting go the flavours of your desi food.
1. Avo Tikki
Avocado tikki is one such delectable snack that’ll brighten up your mood anytime, anywhere. Made with the goodness of the green super food, these tikkis are a nutritional jackpot. Serve this snack recipe with some tangy dip or chutney and your folks will keep asking for more.
2. Stuffed Avocado
What can you NOT stuff in an avocado? Rich, versatile, and loaded with nutrients, avocados can be filled with all sorts of creative flavours. So scoop some flesh out of this super food and fill them with your favourites, because when stuffed, avocados become a satisfying meal that work equally well for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
3. Avo Raita
This Indian version of the guacamole is a much needed addition to your diet list this season. Besides bring an amazingly refreshing dish, avocado raita also gives a cooling effect to your taste buds. Add some Indian spices to the Western avocado and relish a wholesome meal with kebabs, or naans or paranthas.
4. Avocado Chana Chaat
It’s time to up your chaat game because this recipe is ruling all other chaat recipes in the league. We suppose you didn’t think it was possible to love avocado more than guacamole. Well, wait till you try this chaat. Crispy, tangy and creamy, this is the perfect way to kill your junk craving with a healthy dose of savoury.
5. Avo Egg Bhurji Sandwich
Here’s yet another reason to love avocado. Whether they are smashed on toast with scrambled eggs or sliced with shredded chicken, avocado toast is just the perfect lunch or snack. Super quick to make and super healthy to have, this is simply best food of all time.