Tropical Avocado Paletas

August 7, 2013 10:47:08 AM PDT
When it's dessert time, how about incorporating avocado into your sweet treat? Chris Koetke, host of Let's Dish, does just that with his Mexican popsicles also known as avocado paletas.

Difficulty: Easy

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 0 minutes

Serves:8-10 paletas, depending on their size


1 20 oz. can pineapple in heavy syrup (both the pineapple and the syrup are used in this recipe)l

¾ cup orange juice

3 Tablespoons lime juice

¼ cup sugar

2 very ripe avocados from Mexico, halved, pitted, peeled, and cut into large dice


1.Put all ingredients into the blender and process until smooth. If it is not sweet enough, add more sugar. If it is too sweet, add some additional lime juice. 2.Pour into popsicle molds (paletas) and freeze.