18 Avocado Breakfast Ideas That Are Super Satisfying

updated Jul 5, 2023
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I’ll eat an avocado any time of day, but for breakfast it seems especially satisfying. This creamy green fruit is loaded with a dose of healthy fats that make your morning meal more satiating and satisfying, and won’t leave you reaching for a snack in an hour. From smoothies to toast to breakfast bowls, here are several delicious and easy avocado breakfast recipes.

Avocado Breakfast Recipes

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Slow Cooker Migas Casserole
We took the classic skillet migas and transformed them into a low-and-slow, cheesy migas casserole.
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Easy Banana Kiwi Smoothie
This kid-friendly smoothie balances the spinach with bananas, avocado, and kiwi for a sweet, creamy flavor.
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Caprese Avocado Toast

Combine juicy caprese salad with classic avocado toast and you’ve got a breakfast that you may be tempted to make again for lunch.

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Slow Cooker Breakfast Burrito Bowls

While you don’t necessarily need to top a breakfast burrito bowl with avocado, it’s pretty much a fact that it will make it even better.

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Honey-Yogurt Avocado Toast

Here’s how to give your avocado toast a sweet upgrade, plus an extra boost of protein from Greek yogurt.

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Huevos Rancheros Casserole
Huevos rancheros go the way of the casserole with a double layer of corn tortillas, a generous helping of beans and cheese, and the signature spicy-sweet tomato-chile sauce.
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Chocolate Coconut Avocado Smoothie

Just say yes to adding avocados to your smoothies — starting with this chocolate number. It leaves smoothies with a lush, extra-creamy consistency, and the added fat will help keep you full.

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Creamy Avocado Lassi

This Indian-inspired drink is thick, creamy, and puts avocados at the forefront. The recipe calls for sugar, but you can swap it for honey or agave syrup.

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Avocado and Egg Breakfast Pizza

The recipe calls for fresh pizza dough but things like naan, flatbread, or pita all make great substitutes if you want a quicker solution.

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Summer Breakfast Salad
When salad for breakfast involves eggs, bacon, and avocado mixed with fresh greens and plump berries, it's hard to resist.
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Egg and Avocado Salad on Toast

A hard-boiled egg is my usual avocado toast topping, but a few simple twists make this version feel fresh and more interesting.

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Vegan Avocado Fritters

A leisurely morning works best for this recipe, since the fritters take a bit of time to assemble, but one bite and all the work is worth it. The fritters taste kind of like fried guacamole, thanks to the cilantro and lime, while kale and quinoa offer a boost of protein.

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Southwest Quinoa Breakfast Bowl

Come Wednesday morning you’re going to be so glad you added this bowl to your weekend meal prep routine. Just about everything can be prepared in advance, so all that’s left to do before digging in is to top your bowl with extra avocado.

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Raw Avocado Lime Mousse

A combination of lime juice and zest, agave nectar, and a splash of vanilla totally transform ripe avocado into a sweet and tangy, lush toast topping.

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Bean Chilaquiles with Avocado & Queso Fresco

Chilaquiles are a great way to use up any little leftover bits in your fridge — add in things like shredded chicken or pork, crumbled bacon, or roasted vegetables, if you have them.

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Vegetarian Breakfast Posole

Make this comforting breakfast soup when you have a little time over the weekend and you can easily reheat servings throughout your weekday mornings.

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Vegetarian Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
Weeknight-friendly sweet potatoes stuffed with chipotle black beans, avocado, cilantro, and chipotle yogurt.
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The Best Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Okay, so this is technically a dessert, but you only live once, so go for it.

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