Healthy Avocado Boats: 5 Ways

Ever wonder how to make a healthy snack that’s low carb and packed with healthy fats? These easy avocado boats are a great and easy lunch or snack to make. These avocado boats are gluten-free, keto, and customizable with 5 different filling options! 

The Benefits of Avocados

Healthy Avocado Boats

I want to talk about some serious brain food. AVOCADOS. Avocado is a super healthy fat. That’s right. By now you know I am all about healthy fats in my diet! I think we’re almost over the low-fat fad, right? Good! Avocados fill me up and are loaded with nutrition that I want daily.

You are going to love these avocado boats. Craving a BLT? Got you covered. Want something refreshing? Tropical Salsa coming right at you! How about in the mood for breakfast food? Baked egg is calling your name. See where I’m going with this? Avocado heaven: five ways.

Avocado BoatsAvocado boats: the easiest way to snack {for two people}. Cut an avocado in half, the long way. Remove the pit. Get creative and stuff with your favorite salad, cuisine, or an egg. WA-LA. A snack for two. One for you, and one for some lucky individual.

If you like this avocado recipe, try these others:

Avocado Boats

Let’s break it down: Serves 2

  • Pico De Gallo: Chopped 1/4 cup tomato, 1 tablespoon red onion, 1/4 teaspoon garlic granules, 1/2 jalapeño diced, 1 tablespoon fresh cilantro chopped, fine sea salt, and a pinch lime juice.
  • Turkey BLT: 1/4 cup off the bone turkey breast, 1 strip crispy nitrate-free bacon, 1/4 cup chopped tomato, 1/4 cup fresh spinach.
  • Israeli Salad: A household favorite! Find it here.
  • Baked Egg: Crack an egg into the center of your avocado half. Bake on 350 for 20 minutes until egg whites are opaque.
  • Tropical Salsa: Delicious and refreshing. It’s also delicious on top of fish! Recipe.

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What’s your favorite way to eat avocado?

August 29, 2014

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  1. I love avocado with my morning eggs and roasted red pepper on toasted pita. The avocado just brings a richness to the dish – yum!!!! The egg recipe here with your salsa might be my next go to try! THanks for sharing 🙂

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