RECIPES

Avocado Egg Salad

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Total Time:

5min

Prep Time:

5min

Nutritional Highlights (per serving)

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360
Calories
14 g
Total Fat
8 g
Dietary Fiber
14 g
Protein
48 g
Total Carbs
 Avocado Egg Salad

Simple and delicious. A green twist on the classic egg salad, with added California Avocados. Contains 27% DV Protein, 15% DV Potassium as well as 32% Dietary Fiber

Ingredients

Serves: 4
  hard-boiled eggs, chopped
  hard-boiled egg whites, chopped
  ripe, Fresh California Avocado, pitted and peeled
Tbsp.  plain Greek yogurt
Tbsp.  fresh lemon juice
Tbsp.  green onion, chopped
1/4  tsp.  Dijon mustard
  slices whole wheat bread
  As needed  Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

As with all fruits and vegetables, wash avocados before cutting. Check out our tips for how to choose and use California Avocados

Instructions

  1. In a medium bowl, combine the hard boiled eggs, egg whites, avocado, Greek yogurt, lemon juice, green onion, and Dijon mustard. Mash with a fork until you reach desired consistency. Season with salt and black pepper, to taste.
  2. Spread avocado egg salad between two slices of bread to make a sandwich. Serve immediately.

Note-the salad is best the day it is made.

*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.

NUTRITION INFORMATION
PER SERVING
Calories 360
Total Fat 14 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Saturated Fat 3 g
Unsaturated Fat 7 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3 mg
Dietary Fiber 8 g
Protein 14 g
Total Carbs 48 g
Cholesterol 95 mg
Sodium 730 mg
Potassium 560 mg
Total Sugar 8 g

Vitamin A 190 IU; Vitamin C 5 mg; Calcium 74 mg; Iron 2.5 mg; Vitamin D 28 IU; Folate 77 mcg; Omega 3 Fatty Acid 0.2 g

% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 4%; Vitamin C 8%; Calcium 8%; Iron 15%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 Calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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