How to Make an Avocado Rose

I’ve had many people ask me how I make an avocado rose like the ones you often see in my Instagram feed.  So, I finally put together a little how-to for all of you.

Making an avocado rose is actually pretty easy.  All you need is a ripe avocado, flat surface and sharp knife…okay, and a little patience 😉  So, let’s get started on this step-by-step avocado rose tutorial:

Step 1

Select a ripe avocado.

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Step 2

Slice avocado in half.

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Step 3

Peel one half of the avocado and set face down.

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Step 4

Slice avocado into thin sections.  Don’t make them too thin or the avocado will be hard to work with and the sections will stick to the knife.  But at the same time, you want them thin enough that they can be easily shaped.

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Step 5

Fan out avocado in a long, straight line.

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Step 6

Pick a side and start rolling avocado into a swirl.  The starting point will be in the middle.

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Step 7

Sprinkle with sesame seeds for a finished look.  And that’s it – you’ve got your gorgeous avocado rose that looks complicated but is actually quite simple to make 😉

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If you try making your own be sure to tag me on social media!  I want to see 🙂

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