20 Dishes That Are Even More Next Level If You Just Add Some Avocado

Avocado is one of the best things out there — no, really, name something more delicious. We'll wait. The fruit (it's a fruit!) adds a touch of delicious flavor when added to any dish or eaten with something as a side dish. It adds a cold touch to your mom's hot, comforting sancocho, and it even serves as the perfect cherry on top to a filling tres golpes breakfast. We promise you if you add even just a couple of slices of avocado to the dishes ahead, they will make your palate explode! Get ready for a mix of flavors you didn't know you needed. Reach for an avocado and use it as garnish on these recipes ASAP.

01
Sancocho
The Little Ferraro Kitchen

Sancocho

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02
Mofongo
The Curious Coconut

Mofongo

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03
Shrimp and Rice Soup
Smart Little Cookie

Shrimp and Rice Soup

04
Arroz con Gandules
Always Order Dessert

Arroz con Gandules

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05
Fajitas
Chili Pepper Madness

Fajitas

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06
Quesadilla
Half Baked Harvest

Quesadilla

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08
Pernil
Analida's Ethnic Spoon

Pernil

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09
Churrasco
Always Order Dessert

Churrasco

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10
Ropa Vieja
Smart Little Cookie

Ropa Vieja

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11
Crispy Chicken Tacos
Host the Toast

Crispy Chicken Tacos

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12
Tostones
Analida's Ethnic Spoon

Tostones

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13
Enchiladas
Dishing Out Health

Enchiladas

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15
Shrimp Ceviche
Tried and Tasty

Shrimp Ceviche

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16
Arroz con Pollo
Analida's Ethnic Spoon

Arroz con Pollo

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17
Arroz con Huevo
Laylita's Recipes

Arroz con Huevo

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18
Paella
Cup of Sugar Pinch of Salt

Paella

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19
Chilaquiles
Fit Foodie Finds

Chilaquiles

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20
Mini Baked Chimichanga
A Spicy Perspective

Mini Baked Chimichanga

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