Offer - Ocado Small Ripen at Home Avocados 4 per pack

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2.1 out of 5 (109)

30 out of 109 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

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Price each: 43.8p

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Product Description

Ocado Small Ripen at Home Avocados.

This is an Ocado product. Like everything in our range, it's good quality, sensibly priced and, of course, responsibly sourced.

Product Information

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Storage

Store at room temperature.

Never keep hard, unripe avocados in the fridge - they will not ripen.

Prepare & Use

Ripening of Avocados:
To test if an avocado is ripe, gently, squeeze the fruit in the palm of your hand.

Ripe, ready-to-eat fruit will be firm but will yield to gentle pressure.
Ripe avocados will keep for 2-3 days, store them in the fridge to prevent over-ripening.

To accelerate ripening, place avocados in the fruit bowl alongside other fruit or, better still, put them into a paper bag with a banana or a kiwifruit.
The ethylene gas released by the other fruit will stimulate the avocados to ripen more quickly.

How to Prepare an Avocado:
1. Cut all the way around the avocado stone.
2. Twist the 2 halves of the avocado apart.
3. Use a spoon to scoop out the stone.
4. Score along the skin and peel off in strips.

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending on seasonality.

Manufacturer

Produced and packed for:

Ocado Ltd.,
Hatfield,
Herts,
AL10 9NE,
UK.

www.ocado.com

Package Type

Plastic Bag.

Other Information

Proactive about packaging. We remove it when we can.

Ocado are working with Love Food Hate Waste to reduce our impact on the environment. Visit www.lovefoodhatewaste.com to find out how you can get more out of the food you buy.

Reviews

Customer Reviews

2.1 out of 5

109 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.1

30 out of 109 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

21 April 2014

Good value for those who are patient

I've bought loads of these. Usually they are ripe within a few days of purchase, but you need to ensure you have them ahead of when they're needed. Planning required! However, they're usually lovely avocados and seldom have I had any issues with them being overripe.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

20 April 2014

going brown inside

These were bruised inside, even when they weren't fully ripe. I'd probably pay a little extra and get different ones in future as they all went straight in the bin.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

25 March 2014

Great if you can wait for them to ripen

I've been buying these weekly for ages. They take a week to ripen which is fine for us as there are always some ripe. They are small but tasty and quality is consistent. Buy them at least 5 days before you want to eat them. When ripe they keep in the fridge for a few more days.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

04 March 2014

good buy

ripens well too

Rating: 1 star out of 5

15 February 2014

Ripened days before they got to me!

I have ordered these before as I like avocados just slightly under ripe. These were so ripe that some of the flesh was going grey. Don't know if this is to do with storage along the way from the growers ass the bag had a Best Before 19Feb. Might just experiment and leave one until 19Feb to see what happens. Shame as I have bought previously and they have been delicious.

Recipes

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Quinoa Salmon and Avocado Sushi

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Prawn Cocktail–style Wraps with Avocado and Red Pepper Mayonnaise

Prawn Cocktail–style Wraps with Avocado and Red Pepper Mayonnaise

Cook's Note To cut up a pepper with minimum effort, slice the top and bottom off, then cut a lengthways slit in one side – you can now “unroll” the pepper, and simply slice away the seeds and membrane. Cut the flesh into fine slices, then dice. Variation Add some chopped fresh mango to jazz things up a little.

20 mins

Smoked Trout with Pickled Cucumber and Minted Yogurt

Smoked Trout with Pickled Cucumber and Minted Yogurt

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15 mins


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