avocado toast

plural avocado toasts

Definition of avocado toast

: toast topped with sliced or mashed avocado Sometimes called an avocado toast (and in the United States often associated with California), it's comfort food for any time of the day. You smash half a ripe avocado onto a thick piece of multigrain toast, season it with salt, pepper and chile flakes, then give it a splash of olive oil and a squeeze of lemon. Anything else is a flourish: dukkah (an Egyptian spice mix), toasted pumpkin seeds, a poached egg.— Oliver Strand Brunch dishes include avocado toast with pickled onion, soft egg, and pecan for $12 …— Lia Picard

First Known Use of avocado toast

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Avocado toast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/avocado%20toast. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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