Fried Avocado Dippers Recipe

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Fried Avocado Dippers are a delightful twist and unique way for classic avocado snacking. The avocado fries are crispy, golden bites of avocado goodness. This is a taste sensation you won’t want to miss.

A bowl of fried avacado fries with dipping sauce.

Fried Avocado Dippers

How Do They Taste? A satisfying crunch on the outside gives way to the creamy, buttery texture of avocado inside. The seasoning blend – a touch of sea salt, a hint of black pepper, and a kick of cayenne pepper – adds just the right amount of zing to complement the avocado’s natural flavor. These dippers are indulgent and wholesome, making them a perfect snack or appetizer for any occasion.

If avocado dippers intrigues you, also try fried pickles.

Fried okra with a dip on a plate.

Ingredients

The full avocado dipper recipe with ingredient amounts and instructions is at the bottom of this post. You can save a tree and the recipe to your personal and private recipe box here on Call Me PMc. This way, you’ll never misplace it.

  • Avocado. Choose firm avocados. They should hold their shape when sliced and breaded.
  • All-purpose flour
  • Sea salt
  • Ground black pepper
  • Cayenne pepper
  • Large egg
  • Panko breadcrumbs (2.82 oz | 80 g)

Cilantro Lime Yogurt Sauce

  • Greek yogurt
  • cilantro
  • fresh lime juice
  • minced garlic
  • honey
  • salt and pepper to taste

Changes to Avocado Dippers

  1. To enhance the taste, substitute the salt in the flour coating with approximately 1 teaspoon of seasoning salt or Creole seasoning.
  2. For a Southwestern twist, incorporate 1 teaspoon of chili powder and a pinch of ground cayenne pepper into the flour mixture.
  3. Instead of the cilantro lime sauce, try chipotle ranch, honey mustard dip, or this quick buttermilk garlic dressing.
Fried avocado on a plate.

Fried Avocado Dippers FAQ

Are these avocado fries suitable for vegetarians?

Absolutely! These avocado dippers are vegetarian-friendly. They’re a great option for those looking for a tasty meat-free snack.

Can I adjust the level of spiciness in this recipe?

Of course! If you prefer a milder flavor, you can reduce the amount of cayenne pepper or omit it entirely. Adjust the seasoning to suit your taste buds.

Can I bake these instead of frying them?

While frying gives these dippers their signature crispiness, you can certainly try baking them. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C) and bake them on a parchment-lined baking sheet until they’re golden brown and crispy, flipping halfway through for even cooking.

Can I use regular breadcrumbs instead of panko breadcrumbs?

Panko breadcrumbs are ideal for achieving that extra crunch, but you can substitute regular breadcrumbs if needed. However, the texture might differ slightly.

What’s the best way to serve these avocado dippers?

These dippers pair perfectly with a tangy Taco Sauce! The combination of Greek yogurt, cilantro, lemon juice, garlic, sea salt, and black pepper creates a refreshing dipping sauce that perfectly complements the crispy avocados.

Fried green beans with dipping sauce on a plate.

Conclusion

In conclusion, these Fried Avocado Dippers offer a delightful twist on snacking. With their crispy exterior, creamy interior, paired with the flavorful sauce, they’re a crowd-pleaser that’s sure to become a favorite. Whether as a party appetizer or a simple indulgence for yourself, these dippers are a delicious way to enjoy the goodness of avocados in a whole new form.

Here are more appetizer recipes that will pair nicely with the avocado fries. Layered Sweet and Sour Asian Dip with Fried Wonton Dippers are delicious and different. Avocado chicken salad recipe is hearty and filling. 32+ Awesome Tailgating Dip Recipes offers more dip options for the avocado dippers. Finally, I offer block cream cheese toppings for fast appetizers and info on How to soften cream cheese.

Fried green beans on a plate.
Fried okra with a dip on a plate.

Fried Avocado Dippers Recipe

These Fried Avocado Dippers offer a delightful twist on snacking. They are crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside. Pair these fries with this flavorful sauce and they'll be a crowd favorite.
Author: Paula
5 from 42 votes
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 2 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
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Ingredients

Avocados

  • 4 large avocados firm, not too ripe
  • cup All-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon Sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon Ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • 2 Large egg
  • 3 cups Panko breadcrumbs

Dip

  • 1 and ¼ cup  Greek yogurt I recommend whole milk
  • ¼ cup cilantro finely chopped 
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons garlic minced 
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Cut the avocados in half, remove the pit, and peel. Slice avocado in ½ inch pieces.
    4 large avocados
  • In a shallow bowl, combine flour, salt, pepper and cayenne pepper.
    ⅓ cup All-purpose flour, 1 teaspoon Sea salt, 1 teaspoon Ground black pepper, 1 teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • In another shallow bowl, whisk egg.
    2 Large egg
  • In another shallow bowl, add panko breadcrumbs.
    3 cups Panko breadcrumbs
  • Toss avocado pieces in flour then dredge in egg then in panko breadcrumbs. Place on a plate.
  • Add oil to a deep pot and heat on high. Add the avocado slices a few at a time (don't over-crowd the pan) and cook for one minute each. Carefully remove each slice with tongs and place on a plate with a paper towel to drain. Immediately season with salt and pepper.
  • For the sauce: In a small bowl, combine greek yogurt, cilantro, lime juice, garlic, honey, salt, and pepper.
    1 and ¼ cup  Greek yogurt, ¼ cup cilantro, 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice, 2 teaspoons garlic, 1 tablespoon honey, salt and pepper to taste

Nutrition

Calories: 641kcal | Carbohydrates: 66g | Protein: 22g | Fat: 35g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 5g | Monounsaturated Fat: 21g | Trans Fat: 0.01g | Cholesterol: 97mg | Sodium: 988mg | Potassium: 1253mg | Fiber: 16g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 714IU | Vitamin C: 23mg | Calcium: 212mg | Iron: 4mg
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7 Comments

  1. Hello Paula, I am a subscriber and I’m definitely going to try this recipe, I love avocados. I do appreciate, in the directions, putting the amount that is needed. When you say, add the breadcrumbs, underneath you have the amount and that is very helpful and saves time. Thank you very much.

  2. 5 stars
    These look delicious! I’m definitely going to try them in the air fryer. Super excited about the dip too!

  3. Re Air Frying (I’m new to this) what temp and time would be good for Avocado Fries. Thx

  4. Will these work in an air fryer ? I’m trying to cut down on oils and fats if possible

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