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wildcat659

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Message Posted: May 10, 2006 4:35:37 PM

Some say they taste like soap. I consider them to be the best fruit God ever created.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 27, 2014 2:59:51 AM

wildcat659, I believe the Haases from Mexico never stop coming, their southern weather close to the Pacific Coast is probable suited for year long harvesting, whereas Peru and Chile one have one Season for their avocadoes. Just like Ca.

[Edited by: Bad_Petroleum at 11/27/2014 3:00:44 AM EST]
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Nov 26, 2014 12:23:41 PM

I do
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TexasTornado
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Message Posted: Nov 26, 2014 12:15:42 PM

no
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Nov 26, 2014 11:46:24 AM

We're still getting some from Mexico.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 26, 2014 9:27:41 AM

Northerners never like them much at all. Chilean and Peruvian Haases beginning to trickle in to the Markets and Veggie Stands.
Gotta LOVE it !!!
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northnut
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 1:36:43 PM

not me
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 12:09:43 PM

I do
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 11:37:54 AM

Sounds good! I'm going to include avocado wedgies in the green salad on Thanksgiving day.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 11:34:35 AM

Home made burgers on the grill today with sliced tomatoes, onions and avocado wedggies !!!

Mmmmmmmmm good !!!!!!

[Edited by: Bad_Petroleum at 11/24/2014 11:35:00 AM EST]
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 7:57:44 AM

Notting better than a half of one stuffed with a healthy home made chickenn salad and a nice cold glass of chardonnay to go with it !!

Heaven on earth.
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jayrad1957
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 9:22:35 AM

I do!
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 9:21:03 AM

Notting better than a half of one stuffed with a healthy shrimp salad and a nice cold glass of chardonnay to go with it !!

Heaven on earth.
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 3:16:50 AM

I still do.
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datsundriver
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 7:34:53 PM

still don't
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soca
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 6:34:32 PM

I love thOES avocadOES with potatOES and tomatOES
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 4:30:01 PM

The Movement is ON, even BK has them on their Burgers.
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Nov 15, 2014 1:13:58 PM

It's the middle of the month and ML has not said a peep. That being said, I have a slice for her.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 12, 2014 5:00:45 PM

Someone from Houston and doesn't like them ??? Must be a canadian transplant !!!
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datsundriver
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 7:36:15 PM

not me
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Mr1lung
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 12:39:45 PM

i like
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 12:36:03 PM

Unfortunately, all we can get now are grown in Mexico, but the worst from Mexico is better than NO avocados.

[Edited by: wildcat659 at 11/10/2014 12:36:23 PM EST]
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 12:32:31 PM

Just picked up a couple at a Veggie Stand in the Redlands here in SW Miami. One is prime ready for lunch, the other for a couple more days !!!
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 4:41:03 PM

All I need is a teaspoon and I am ready to munch on them halves with a little salt and a spoonful of the green fruit at a time.
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 3:19:00 PM

ML, I'm going to cut mine open soon. Wanna bite?
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 11:31:15 AM

Can't get enough of those beauties.
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 10:29:34 AM

Sure do
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 9:13:24 AM

Actually the Advertising word I saw on a Billboard in Hernando County a couple of weeks back:
~~~GuacAMORE~~~
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roadrunner001
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 11:38:57 PM

Guacamole!
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 5:52:21 PM

Pretty soon the markets will be flooded with the Haases from Chile and Peru, their summer approaching in the Southern Hemisphere.

Better selection, cheaper price$ too.
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Nov 4, 2014 2:35:44 PM

I do
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Nov 4, 2014 11:47:41 AM

Went to a really nice Farmer's Market sunday AM and got some really tasty local Avocadoes form the Redlands.
They have been so far DELISH !!!!!
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2014 9:33:28 PM

Got a beauty from a friend today. It is a smaller one, only about 2 1/2 pounds. I'm waiting for it to ripen and then it will be eaten!
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marcelpr
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 9:56:13 AM

I love avocados--especially the very smooth, shiny-skinned ones we call "alligator pears" in Louisiana--they grow as big as small footballs.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 7:22:07 AM

Had 1/2 of one this AM with a tad of olive oil and salt. breakfast of champions.
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 5:07:25 PM

You can say that again, Bad Petroleum.

But please don't.
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 8:48:15 AM

More for Us, we love them Avocado haters !!!!
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datsundriver
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 10:22:37 PM

not me
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 2:35:20 PM

I do, had some last night
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 9:12:49 AM

So many to eat and so many (All really) freebees !!!!!
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RaeLee
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 5:57:47 PM

I do
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 5:54:45 PM

I do
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ItsMorph
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 5:44:30 PM

I know Mindy loves the heck outta some avocados!

[Edited by: ItsMorph at 10/26/2014 5:44:54 PM EST]
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 5:10:11 PM

The ones I brought from my sister's backyard in Largo Fl, are finally getting ready. She did warn me about the H U G E pits those have, very little fruit, but what's there is AMAZINGLY good !!!

And since I brought a ton of them and for free..Who Cares ???
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 6:19:35 PM

Listen, they are great for breakfast, I love to salt a half with the skin on, and just spoon out the goodness, before anything else early AM.
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wildcat659
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 12:36:20 PM

I haven't eaten breakfast yet and you're making me hungry! LOL
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 12:08:14 PM

Having some nice avocado wedges with a little olive oil, salt and pepper with lunch today !!!!
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 6:14:06 PM

I do
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 4:45:59 PM

Not me!
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 4:09:17 PM

Nothinn' better than GuacAMORE !!!!!
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Bad_Petroleum
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 3:44:05 AM

Yum ! Yummy !!
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