Easy Avocado Salad Recipe for Summer

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This easy avocado salad recipe is simple to make in only 10 minutes and makes the perfect side or appetizer for your BBQs this season. This simple salad recipe blends together the perfect summer flavors with a light healthy dressing.

easy avocado salad recipe for summer

The Perfect Avocado Side Salad Recipe

As the sun stretches higher and higher into the sky day by day we know that summer is on it’s way! The warm rays finally are stretching across the sky and the scent of barbecue will soon fill the air.

I don’t know about where you are, but here in Washington it has been a long, dark, wet winter. I’m already creating all my recipes for this summer now, I’ll be posting a few more yummy ones this week also.

There’s nothing quite like gathering with friends and family for a summer cookout. Whether you’re firing up the grill for juicy burgers or sizzling skewers of vegetables, every great barbecue needs the perfect side dish to complement the main event.

Look no further than this delectable avocado salad, a refreshing and nutrient-packed addition to any outdoor feast. Bursting with vibrant colors, crisp textures, and creamy avocado goodness, this salad is a celebration of summer’s bounty and a surefire way to elevate your BBQ experience.

How to Make This Easy Avocado Salad

avocado salad ingredients cut up

What I love about this salad is how easy it is to put together and how vibrant it looks. More natural colors in our food means a more broad spectrum of nutrients, and this literealy only takes about 10 minutes to make!

First of course, wash all the produce. Then simply cut the cucumber in quarters lengthwise and then dice and add to a bowl.

avocado salad ingredients cut up

Half the cherry tomatoes and add to the bowl. Peel and dice the avocados and add to the bowl. Thinly slice the red onions then add to the bowl. Quarter the cucumbers and then slice them about 1/2 inch thick. Add those to the bowl as well.

Juice the lemon and sprinkle over the ingredients. This is really helpful because it helps the the avocados to oxidize less quickly.

avocado salad easy recipe

Drizzle the olive oil over the ingredients the ingredients. Then season everything with salt and pepper. Mix until well combined and then serve chilled. Sometimes I like adding chopped up cilantro to this recipe or some fresh corn cut off the cob depending on what I’ve got in the fridge.

avocado salad easy recipe

It’s a very versatile recipe you’ll love to use this summer!

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