One unit between 200gr to 550gr approximately.
A unit from 250gr to 550gr approximately.
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Avocado or pear avocado, as can also be designated, is the fruit of the avocado tree, originating from South America. Although it needs a subtropical climate to develop, its consumption in Portugal is already possible throughout the year due to the existence of plantations in the south of the country.
This fruit has generated a lot of curiosity for consumers due to all its nutritional properties, having been noticed the increase in its consumption. Taking into account its nutritional composition, avocado can integrate various diets, from low-calorie diets for weight loss to hypercaloric diets for weight gain or adapted to sports.
Principais propriedades e benefícios para a saúde
Avocado is known to be mostly composed of monounsaturated fats, which are healthy fats for the body and which produce various health benefits. Among them stand out the benefits in reducing cholesterol and triglyceride levels, revealing to be a good cardiovascular protector.
Avocado is a fruit nutritionally rich in vitamins and minerals, of which vitamins A, C, B6 and E stand out.
In terms of the minerals present in avocado, we also highlight potassium and magnesium that perform important functions in the body, such as metabolism and blood pressure control.
How to consume avocado?
The avocado to be consumed is about 160g. This fruit is appreciated due to all its nutritional properties, for its smooth taste and creamy texture, also standing out for its versatility of use. Avocado is usually eaten raw, but can also be cooked. There are several different ways to integrate it into meals, from cubed mixed with pasta and salads, to pasta (such as guacamole) with toasts or bread, in sauces, shakes or even soups or desserts.
Average nutritional values per 100 g:
Power 669 kj / 160 kcal
Saturated Lipids 2.126g
Monounsaturated Lipids 9,799g
Polyunsaturated lipids 1,816g
Conditions of Conservation and/or Use
Place at room temperature in open fruit tree. It is advisable - be used to keep at a temperature of 21ºC for a period of up to 2 days. When ripe put in the refrigerator (100% darkened skin).
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