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14 days of Aphrodisiac Dishes -#12 Avocado-Cherry Salad

   
Avocados are high in vitamins A and C, niacin and minerals, including phosphorus and potassium.

I love Nahuatl, I do NOT know how to speak it, but I have a few friends, back in Mexico, that know how to. Avocado comes from the Nahuatl word “ahuacatl” which means testicle. They were known by my ancestors, the Aztecs, as “the fertility fruit”.
Avocado Cherry Salad

   
Today’s ingredients are:
Ingredients

I almost forget, we also need olive oil, about one tablespoon.
Olive Oil

   
Cut the cherries into halves and core them.
Cherries

   
Finely chop the basil.
Basil

   
We need about 1/4 cup.
Basil 2

   
Place the basil in a bowl and add the lime juice.
Lime juice

   
Add the vinegar.
Vinegar

   
Then the olive Oil. Season with sea salt and freshly ground pepper.
Olive oil

   
Whisk.
Whisk

   
Add the cherries.
Adding cherries

   
Cut the avocados in half, lengthwise and twist to split the two halves.
Avocado

   
Cube the avocados and carefully fold them in with the cherry-vinegar mix. If your avacados are too soft, you might want to drizzle them with the cherry-vinegar mix instead of folding them in.
Add avocados

   
We are done.
Avocado Cherry Salad

   
Buen provecho!

Alba

   
Ingredients
1/4 cup fresh basil leaves (chopped)
2 limes (the juice)
1 teaspoon Balsamic vinegar
1 tablespoon olive oil
Sea Salt
Freshly ground pepper
20 cherries
4 avocados

   
Preparation
-Cut the cherries into halves and core them.
-Finely chop the basil.
-Place the basil in a bowl and add the lime juice, vinegar and olive oil.
-Season with sea salt and freshly ground pepper.
-Whisk.
-Next, add the cherries.
-Cut the avocados in half, lengthwise and twist to split the two halves.
-Cube the avocados and carefully fold them in with the cherry-vinegar mix.
-If your avocados are too soft, you might want to drizzle them with the cherry-vinegar mix instead of folding them in.

Buen provecho!

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