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19 Delicious Avocado Recipes That Are Almost Too Good To Be Healthy

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Sure, you're definitely not going to be looking for fruits and vegetables when you're craving comfort food. But avocado is filled with healthy fats that keep you satisfied longer and beat your cravings. In addition, they're extremely tasty, unlike most things that are considered healthy for you.

A huge juicy burger, a creamy bowl of mac and cheese and bacon are utter bliss, but the guilt might weigh you down -- literally.

Here are 19 better ways to eat your favorite comfort foods, but with a healthy, avocado-filled twist.

1. Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles

Emily Hu

Long gone are the days we feel guilty for binging on chocolate. These are our new favorite indulgence that loves us back.

2. Guac Fries

Max Bartick

I'm not sure what this is but I am so glad it exists.

3. Baked Egg in Avocado

Lauren Feld

Or “eggcado” is the perfect comfort food that you'll actually want to wake up in the morning for before your alarm.

4. Healthy Avocado Quesadillas

Emily Gordon

These healthified mini quesadillas will still hit the spot.

5. Baked Avocado Egg Rolls

Sarah Silbiger

These baked seriously good avo-egg rolls will put any fried egg roll to shame.

6. Creamy Vegan Pesto Sauce

Mulin Xiong

Pasta + pesto is the world's best gift to humans (after avocado). This pesto sauce packs all the punch without any animal products.

7. Grilled Cheese with Avocado & Red Onion

Madeline Courant Rathbun

We all know that grilled cheese is the ultimate drunchie. Add some avo and red onion to really impress your drunk self and pals.

8. Dark Chocolate Avocado Brownies

Olivia D'Aiutolo

We'll take 30 rounds of these, thanks.

9. Avocado Mousse

Danielle Cahoon

We're on cloud nine with this heavenly mousse.

10. Vegan Double Chocolate Avocado Fudge Cookies

Katherine Baker

This just proves that chocolate and avocado are meant to be.

11. Chipotle Guacamole

Lily Lou

For when you hit rock bottom and are too broke to afford Chipotle for comfort.

12. Crunchy Beer-Battered Avocado Fries With Salsa

Schafer Ross

Everything you ever wanted in one. *Crying tears of joy.*

13. Avocado Shakshuka

Robert Arrasate

The comfort food of dreams. Best part? You can make it right in your toaster oven.

14. Chocolate Chip Cookies

Emily Nocera

The least basic dessert.

15. Inside-Out Peanut Butter Cups

Katherine Baker

Everything you know and love except better and healthier.

16. Avocado Basil Bacon Ice Cream

Hanna Lin

Weird food combos sometimes turn out to be the most delicious.

17. BEC Avocado Breakfast Nachos on Mini Waffles

Phoebe Melnick

If this isn't comfort food perfection, I don't know what is.

18. Salmon Poké Bowls in Avocado

Evan Eu

For when you want 1,000 rolls of sushi but still wanna be healthy. This easy poké recipe will make you forget all about sushi.

19. Avocado Toast with Microwave Poached Egg

Phoebe Melnick

Last but not least, our favorite most basic breakfast ever that we pretend not to love but never fails us to satisfy our cravings each time.

Read the full article here.

This post was originally written by Stephanie Schoenster for Spoon University.

Citations: 19 Avocado Recipes That Are Almost Too Good to Be Healthy (Spoon University)