4th of July Avocado Cookies

Serves: 16


2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
6 Tbsp. butter
1/3 cup mashed ripe Fresh California Avocado
1 cup sugar
2 lemons, zest only
1 egg
1/4 cup lemon juice
As needed Red, white, and blue sanding sugars for decorating

*Large avocados are recommended for this recipe. A large avocado averages about 8 ounces. If using smaller or larger size avocados adjust the quantity accordingly.

Peak California Avocado season generally is spring-summer. Look for California on the label to ensure you are selecting fresh avocados grown close to home. For more recipes visit CaliforniaAvocado.com/recipes.