Avocados are a popular Paleo food, and with good reason. They’re full of heart-healthy fats, which make them extra creamy and rich.
Most often used in guacamole, these green beauties have way more to offer than just a party dip. The next time you’re looking for a way to add avocado to your dinner rotation, try one of these recipes on for size.
Honey Lime Chicken Skewers with Avocado Dipping Sauce from PaleoHacks
Sweet and tangy chicken breast dipped in a quick and creamy avocado dipping sauce makes the perfect comfort meal. It’s super easy, and makes a great appetizer as well.
Baked Avocado Egg Recipe from PaleoHacks
While eggs are usually thought of as breakfast food, sometimes you need something quick and healthy, and this recipe is it. With only two main ingredients, you really can’t go wrong here.
Tuna and Avocado Boats from PaleoHacks
These easy-to-make tuna and avocado boats take tuna salad to a new level. The avocado adds healthy fat and flavor, filling you up fast.
Chicken Avocado Walnut Salad from PaleoHacks
Full of healthy fats, this easy salad is quick to put together, delicious, and filling. It makes great use of leftover chicken breast.
Onion Frittata with Avocado from PaleoHacks
When breakfast for dinner is what you crave, this recipe comes to the rescue. Add a side of bacon for extra heartiness.
Avocado Stuffed Burger from Civilized Caveman Cooking
Creamy avocado paired with sundried tomatoes is perfect when stuffed into a hearty beef burger. This is sure to make it to the top of your favorites list.
Smoked Salmon Avocado and Rocket Salad from Fuss Free Cooking
You may not like the idea of salad for dinner, but you probably haven’t had this salad. Full of healthy fats from the salmon and avocado, it’s more filling than most non-salad options.
Chicken Avocado Burger from Laughing Spatula
This recipe is proof that a burger doesn’t have to be beef to be called a burger. Lower-fat chicken gets an added boost from creamy avocado and some peppers give it some much-desired heat.
Salmon with Avocado Salsa from The Cookie Rookie
Grilled salmon gets a makeover when topped with a refreshing avocado salsa. This makes an easy weeknight meal during grilling season.
Zucchini Pasta with Creamy Avocado Cucumber Sauce from The Simple Veganista
A dairy-free basil sauce made of avocado and cucumber turns zucchini noodles into an elegant and healthy meal. Add some grilled shrimp for protein and you’ve got a simple and delicious meal perfect for a busy night.
Chicken Avocado Soup from Mama Miss
This chicken soup is a refreshing change from most recipes and gets its flavor from fresh cilantro, avocado and lime. Next time you need a warm bowl of comfort on a chilly night, try this soup instead of your usual favorite.
Portobello Mushroom with Kale Pesto Guacamole from Bev Cooks
Meaty portobellos are topped with a bright green avocado and kale pesto sauce for out of this world flavor in every bite. This makes a great dinner option when you want something light, but still flavorful.
Paleo Stuffed Avocado from The KetoDiet App
Sardines are loaded with good-for-you fats, so when stuffed into an avocado, you’re getting nothing but nutrients. With just a few ingredients, this is easy and delicious!
Chilled Tomatillo Avocado Soup from Savory Simple
This chilled soup is the perfect starter for a summer dinner party, especially if Mexican fare is on the menu. The avocado adds a creaminess to the tart tomatillos for perfect flavor every time.
Chicken with Mango Salsa and Avocados from Feature Dish
Sweet and spicy, this recipe turns plain chicken breasts into an amazing meal. It’s fresh-tasting, filling and nutritious.
Who says meatballs have to be served with tomato sauce? One bite of this creamy cilantro avocado sauce and you’ll change your mind for sure.
Paleo Taco Pie from Paleo Newbie
Made with Mexican-inspired ingredients, this Paleo-friendly taco pie is sure to be a winner.
Paleo Steak and Avocado Roll-up from Tony Fed
Tender steak, creamy guac, and a Paleo-friendly coconut wrap combine to make a meal in minutes. Perfect for when you want something filling, but not time consuming.
Coconut-Crusted Avocado Fries from PaleoHacks
Looking for a crunchy Paleo snack? These healthy and delicious coconut fries are just the thing.
Stuffed Avocado with Garlic Shrimp from The Saffron Girl
When you remove the pit, an avocado is the perfect food for stuffing. Try this version stuffed with garlic shrimp and you’ll see why.
Char-Grilled Salmon with Avocado Cucumber and Dill Salad from Woman and Home
Avocado and cucumber make a refreshing side when combined with fresh dill. It’s the perfect accompaniment for charred salmon.
Seared Scallops with Avocado Crema and Sriracha Drizzle from Seasonal & Savory
Tender scallops wrapped in lettuce and topped with a creamy avocado and Sriracha sauce make a flavor-filled meal when you’re looking for something a little bit different.
Grilled Avocado Stuffed with Red Chile Braised Pork from REMCooks
Grilled avocado filled with spicy pork makes a decadent meal you will want to eat again and again. This definitely proves avocados are good for more than just guacamole.
Spicy Tuna Roll-Ups from The Bacon Thief
These simple tuna roll-ups are like a Paleo version of sushi, but with fewer carbs.
Bacon, Avocado, and Arugula Flatbread from Things My Belly Likes
A cauliflower crust, peppery arugula, and creamy avocado will make you think you’re in a gourmet pizzeria instead of your own kitchen. This flatbread recipe is a great substitute for your favorite pie.
Stuffed Bacon Guacamole Burger from Meatified
Bacon guacamole stuffed in a burger? Where has this been all my life?
Bacon and Guacamole Sammies from Nom Nom Paleo
Bacon makes the perfect bread substitute, especially when filled with creamy guacamole. If you’re looking for something simple, filling and delicious, this recipe fits the bill perfectly.
Chilled Cream of Avocado Soup with Dungeness Crab from Nom Nom Paleo
Creamy avocado soup full of tender and sweet crabmeat makes the perfect light meal. It’s dairy-free, although you’d never believe it if you didn’t make it yourself.
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