Avocado Dessert

Fresh avocados are a unique and versatile fruit. They can be a savory or sweet addition to a variety of meals. Don’t limit this lovable fruit to just guacamole – they’re great in dessert recipes too. With 0 grams of sugar per 1 oz. serving, this single-seeded berry is an easy add to all your favorite sweet desserts.

For how avocados can be used in baking and baked good recipes, view our comparison chart

Search dessert recipes that feature fresh avocados below.

Chocolate + fresh avocado + cayenne = a rich, chocolatey, moist muffin bite with a kick!

Prep Time: 
10 minutes
Cook Time: 
10 minutes

Crisp and colorful, this nutrient packed salad combines the perfect balance of sweet and spicy.

Prep Time: 
20 minutes

Turn your smoothie into a satisfying meal with this creamy smoothie bowl that’s just as pleasing on the eye as it is on the stomach

Prep Time: 
40 minutes, includes 30-minute chill time

This fluffy cake gets all its richness from the avocado’s good fats and its right amount of zing from the lime, making it the perfect dessert. 

Prep Time: 
5 minutes
Cook Time: 
2 to 5 minutes (depending on microwave)

‘Dulce de leche’ is milk caramel. You can buy ‘dulce de leche’ in a can in the Hispanic sections of the stores. This is a vegan version for dulce de leche made with lite coconut milk.

Prep Time: 
30 minutes
Cook Time: 
20 minutes

Recipe provided by Candice Kumai for the Hass Avocado Board

Prep Time: 
30 minutes
Cook Time: 
25 minutes

This rich chocolate treat gets its creaminess from the avocado and can be enjoyed as an on-the-go meal or post workout snack.

Prep Time: 
10 minutes
Cook Time: 
0 minutes
These cookies with avocados, whole grains, cinnamon and dates make for a delicious on the go breakfast.
Prep Time: 
15 minutes
Rich and Creamy Avocado Flan

The velvety texture of avocado adds a level of decadence to this custardy dessert.

Prep Time: 
20 minutes

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MAKE YOUR SMOOTHIES BETTER

Looking for an easy way to increase you intake of fruits and vegetables as well as help the nutrient quality of your diet? Try a smoothie.

Avocados & Exercise

Find out how avocados can be your new favorite pre or post workout snack.