Food: Unlock the full potential of avocado toast

(NC) Elevate your avocado game with this easy-to-follow ricotta-topped toast recipe, featuring zesty caramelized avocados and fresh figs. The perfect balance of sweet and savoury to start the day off just right or keep you energized after lunch.

Fig and Ricotta Avotoast

Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 10 minutes
Serves: 4


  • 2 avocados from Mexico, peeled, pitted and quartered
  • 1 cup (250 ml) ricotta
  • ¼ cup (60 ml) honey
  • 4 fresh figs, halved
  • Zest and juice of 1 orange
  • Fresh rosemary sprigs, to taste
  • Sea salt
  • 4 thick slices of toasted country bread or other, to taste


  1. In a skillet over medium-high heat, caramelize the figs and avocados with honey, orange zest and juice, and rosemary for 5 to 10 minutes.
  2. Spread the ricotta evenly on the toasted bread slices and garnish with caramelized figs and avocados. Sprinkle with sea salt.

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