Well the world enjoys it’s new found love of the avocado, we thought we’ll join in with our top ten avocado sandwich recipes you can easily make with this smooth and creamy fruit.
And well you’re at it, go ahead and use extra avocado helpings to enjoy it at it’s very best. It goes with chicken, cheese, vegetables and many types of dressings.
Experiment with your creations but be sure to use our own recipes below to get you started.
1. Chicken, Bacon and Avocado Sandwich
Cooked chicken chunks with two rashers of unsmoked back bacon with mayonnaise in a wholemeal bread – than add to this thinly sliced avocado. An example of this filling can be seen with Tesco’s chicken bacon and avocado sandwich.
2. Tomato, Basil, Onion and Avocado Sandwich
Well we’ve feature this sandwich recipe idea on our top tomato sandwiches list, it does contain avocado after all, so we added it here too. Simply use slices of avocado, tomato and red onion and sit it all on a bed of basil with mayonnaise.
3. Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato and Avocado Sandwich
This is quite possibly a BLT invented by Kevin Bacon himself, with the usual bacon, lettuce and tomato with the introduction of sliced avocado with mayonnaise on toasted wholemeal bread.
4. Avocado, Tomato & Cream Cheese Bagel
Where there’s cream cheese there’s usually a bagel close by. Cut a seeded bagel open and pile in a good dollop of cream cheese, following up with a slices of avocado and four salad tomato slices.
5. Avocado Salad Sandwich
Incredibly healthy and a vegetarian delight. Start with a spoonful of light mayonnaise and mix in with a tablespoon of Greek yogurt to make the dressing. Spread into a medium cut wholemeal bread and top with avocado, tomato, cucumber and a shredded leaf of Iceberg lettuce – and chopped red onion.
6. Toasted Tomato, Avocado Cucumber and Hummus Sandwich
Toast two slices of wholemeal bread and allow to cool. Then spread in a tablespoon of hummus and layer with avocado, cucumber and tomato. If the hummus is a little strong, mix in with mayonnaise and season with salt and pepper.
7. Mashed Avocado ‘on’ Toast
Well not quite a sandwich but must be included on our list. Cut an avocado in half, mash up with a small tablespoon of mayo and natural Greek yogurt, then serve on wholemeal toasted bread slice with a spread of butter.
8. Avocado and Egg Sandwich
Boil an hard boiled egg and slice, half an avocado and slice again, thinly. Spread a little mayo in the top and bottom side of a medium white bread and layer with avocado, boiled egg slices and serve.
9. Cheese, Avocado and Salad Cress Sandwich
Grate an handful of mild Cheddar cheese and mix with a small tablespoon of mayo. Then spread into a medium white bread and top with avocado and a bunch of salad cress.
10. Smoked Salmon, Avocado and Tomato Sandwich
Sit a slice of smoked salmon on a spread of mayo, then add slice avocado and tomato on a thick cut seeded wholemeal bread. If you wish, you can replace the mayo with a generous dollop of cream cheese and chopped dill.