Other than my husband and a few other things *coughandygarciacoughtomwellingcoughgaryoldmancough*, few things make me swoon....but the avocado is flawless.
It can hold it's own with spice but yet mingle with the sweet.
As I type this I am eating a left over potato/pepper blend I made last night (onion, red potatoes, sweet bell pepper, jalapenos, serrano pepper, garlic and spices all sauteed in oil) mixed with egg. A hot spicy dish but quickly cooled by a diced avocado. Drool.
The other half of my avocado this morning was given to my 3 year old daughter: diced and in avocado's own skin (we call it her avocado bowl). I think my love for avocados has been passed down.
I could go on and on, but I think you get my love for the buttery fruit.
And, here are some interesting facts about my dear avocado: