This Hass avocado is ripe and ready to eat.
The avocado is a brown skinned, fleshy and almost pear-shaped fruit.
An excellent superfood, it is subtly flavoured with a smooth texture and is widely used in making Mexican dips such as the hugely popular Guacamole.
Rich in healthy fats, this exotic food is often used in savoury and sweet dishes and can also be eaten raw, added to salads or served with spices.
This unique and hugely popular fruit is used by many on low-fat diets.
The Hass Avocado is also high in fibre, loaded with antioxidants and can help to lower cholesterol.