A woman mistook wasabi for avocado, then ate so much of it she developed a heart condition and had to go to hospital

2019-09-24 13:15

The unnamed 60-year-old woman was diagnosed with takotsubo cardiomyopathy, also known as broken heart syndrome.

What to do when all your avocados ripen at once

2019-06-18 00:00

Stuck with too many ripe avos? Here's what you can do with them!

There are health benefits to avocados that go beyond good fats, according to a new study

2019-03-24 11:38

Researchers have found that avocado seed extract could help reduce inflammation.

Garlic mushrooms with avocado and basil

2019-03-04 10:05

The recipe works equally well with the basil dip. Or use store bought flavoured cottage cheese.

Are avocados more detrimental to the environment than beef?

2018-12-06 13:00

Your favourite steak from a local farmer is far more sustainable to the environment than a single imported avocado you're purchasing.

WATCH: Instagrammers and foodies can't get enough of this avocado-only café

2018-10-30 15:34

We knew it wouldn't be long before a restaurant dedicated to the avocado, opened its doors.

5 reasons to love avocados

2018-10-14 07:00

We celebrate National Nutrition Week (9-15 October 2018) by unpacking the benefits of one of the most popular fruits – the avocado. Nutritionist Monique Piderit tells us more.

Green chilli and avocado dip

2018-10-01 11:47


Chickpea mayo avo smash

2019-08-19 16:17

Avos make the foodie trends A-list for 2019!

2019-07-01 15:46

Remember when avo toast broke the barriers of Instagrammable foods a few years ago, and more than 100 000 #avotoast posts pushed it to the forefront of foodie trends? Well, this superfood is back on the forefront of fashionable foods this year

A man reportedly robbed almost R120,000 from 2 banks in Israel while carrying an avocado that looked like a grenade

2019-06-14 09:17

A man robbed two bank locations in southern Israel armed with an avocado that he convinced tellers was a grenade, according to The Times of Israel.

The true meaning of the word “avocado” will make you giggle

2019-04-17 12:56

“Testicles on toast?” and other things you didn’t know you were saying out loud.

No-bake spinach and avocado cheesecake

2019-03-18 09:24

Suitable for a buffet table or as a cold starter, this dish can be made a day ahead.

You can now get tekkies that look like avocado toast

2019-02-28 06:29

Live your best millennial life at post-workout brunch with avocado toast both on your feet and in your mouth.

Avocados no longer vegan? We’re shook

2018-10-15 15:09

It seems that vegan food options have been diminished because of migratory beekeeping. Ouch.

Green vegan pudding pops

2018-10-08 16:51

Frozen creamy vegan pudding popsicles made from avocado, limes, tofu and coconut cream and coated in vegan chocolate and ground corn flakes for crunch. Perfect to cool down during the warmer months!

WATCH: This city has avocado police, dedicated to fighting Mexican cartels

2018-08-22 07:20

How far will you go to protect your fav food? Well in Mexico, avocado have their own special police task team!

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