Overripe avocado - recipe

Overripe avocado

Avocados are tricky! As soon as you loose sight of them, they can be overripe and brown.
Brown avocados are not that tasty anymore if you eat them just like that. However, they can be used in recipes as a healthy alternative for butter or other fats you use in the kitchen.


As Wonky tackles food waste, we offer you some tips to use overripe avocados.
If you want to avoid overripe avocados, you can read about how to preserve avocados.


Recipes with overripe avocados

Avocado dressing of overripe avocados

Avocado dressing of overripe avocados

Avocado salad dressing

Mix the brown avocado up with some plain or Greek yoghurt.
Spice it up with some salt, pepper, lemon and your favorite herbs.

You like healthy dressings? Check out the Wonky dips as well. They're made of rescued vegetables!

Avocado bread

Just like banana bread with overripe bananas, you can create avocado bread from overripe avocados. Didn't have the time to try it yet, but I'll post the recipe soon!

Avocado face mask

Whut? Yes! Very good for your skin, especially if you have a dry skin type.
You just need your overripe avocado, 2 tablespoons of plain yoghurt and 1 tablespoon of honey.
Mix it up until you reach a paste and spread it on your face.
After 10-15 minutes, take off the mask and rinse off with lukewarm water.

Overripe avocado - what to do with it?

Overripe avocado - what to do with it?