A creamy avocado spread on well-toasted bread is one of my favorite snacks of all time.
Not only is it absolutely delicious, but it is also extremely easy, simple, and quick to make. Make it as hearty or as light as you like.
It’s fun to experiment with sweet and savory seasonings, as well as the types of bread you choose.
If you have never had avocado toast before, you have seriously been missing out and must try it ASAP!
Whether you are a stranger to or a fan of this mouth-watering snack, keep reading this guide to find tasty variations of avocado toast recipes.
If you’ve never cut an avocado yourself, start out with these steps for how to cut an avocado.
Here you will find interesting ideas and tips on serving avocado toast, avocado toast toppings, and much more.
1. Basic Avocado Toast
For someone trying out avocado toast for the first time, you should definitely introduce yourself to this snack through this simple avocado toast recipe.
It is the most straightforward and quintessential avocado toast recipe that does not require many ingredients: just avocado and sliced bread!
Here’s our guide to creating avocado toast from scratch.
This spicy and flavorful take on avocado toast is a tasty treat to serve at parties and luncheons.
Serving avocado toast with smashed corn and chilies is one of the best finger food and snack you can serve at gatherings because of how easy it is to prepare and how delicious it tastes.
A popular avocado toast topping that people love is egg: scrambled, fried, or poached.
After toasting the bread and spreading the mashed avocados on it, you can top it with any type of egg you prefer.
Don’t forget to season your egg while it’s cooking.
A delicious snack that you can serve with lunch is this avocado toast, which you can make with cottage cheese and tomatoes.
This fast and easy recipe takes only five minutes to complete and requires no cooking. For this reason, it is definitely a must-try.
An interesting avocado toast idea that may seem a bit unusual at first is avocado toast with banana.
Because avocado takes on sweet flavors as well as savory, mixing these two together creates a nice spread combo that would go well with bacon, coconut, tree nuts, and chocolate.
If you try this one, let us know how it turns out. Was it delish?
Another interesting way of serving avocado toast is with tuna.
This delicious combination makes for an ideal lunch when you don’t have time to prepare a big meal as this takes only a few minutes.
You can serve it with tomatoes, basil, or dill on top or just have it on its own, depending on your preference.
A squeezed slice of lemon or lime over the whole thing will really make the flavors pop.
Avocado Toast Toppings
Some other toppings you can add to your simple avocado toast to make it taste even better are the following.
- Goat cheese
- Black beans
- Feta cheese
You can mix them with your mashed avocados or put them on top of the spread. Here’s one of our recipes for avocado spread.
It will probably have a prettier presentation if you put extras on top and you can pick them off if you decide you don’t like the combination.
This is where it gets interesting.
Don’t add too much at once or you won’t taste the avocado.
Keep experimenting with your favorite flavors.
Entertaining tip: Cut up your toasted bread into fourths so you can make mini avocado toast squares and try a variety of toppings on each.
These would make super cute appetizers, too.
For leftover avocado, visit our page for our proven ways to store avocado for optimum freshness.
The bottom line
You can never go wrong with avocado toast; practically anyone can make and enjoy it.
This basic snack is perfect for when you are looking for something fast, with good fats and fiber.
You can use gluten-free bread for toast, too. Remember, you deserve the highest quality ingredients for the food you eat and share with your family.
Buy that special bread you’ve been wanting to try, or get that organic, no sugar, fancy whole-wheat granola loaf. Treat yourself.
It may seem like millennials have ruined the idea of avocado toast as something to mock, but it’s delicious and easy to make.
Don’t forget to try these recipes the next time you’re craving avocado toast and let me know which one you liked the best in the comments below!
Avocado Toast (7 Ways Plus Unique Toppings)
Choose one of our favorite ways to make avocado toast
- Basic Avocado Toast
- Grilled Corn Smashed Avocado Toast
- Avocado Toast With Egg
- “Healthy” Avocado Toast
- Avocado Toast With Cottage Cheese And Tomatoes
- Avocado Toast With Banana Topping
- Tuna And Avocado Toast
- Read through our list of avocado toast recipes.
- Choose the recipe that suits your fancy and maybe lists the ingredients you have on hand.
- Gather your ingredients and utensils.
- Create and serve the recipe for avocado toast of your choice.
- Toaster or toaster oven
- Knife and spoon
- Mixing bowl
- Serving plate
- Avocados, 2 small ripe per large slice of bread
- Bread of choice, toasted
- Ingredients to mix in or for toppings