Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

Avocado Tempura
A tasty appetizer that will delight the senses!
Serves: varies
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes


3 green onions, minced
3 avocados, large, ripe
1/4 cup lemon juice
salt and pepper
1/2 teaspoon ground coriander
2 cups cashews, chopped
1/3 pound shredded Monterey Jack cheese
1/2 cup flour
1 1/2 cups dry bread crumbs

In bowl place minced onion, avocados, salt and pepper, corriander
and lemon juice and mash and mix with a fork. Stir in chopped nuts
and shredded cheese.Mixture should be firm enough to roll into a
small balls.

Coat in flour and then in bread crumbs. Fry the balls in hot fat
350 degrees ( several inches of oil in heavy duty skillet ) until
golden on all sides. Drain on absorbent paper and serve hot. Quantity
depends on the size of the balls ( walnut size is fine ). Note:
use any mild cheese or any kind of nut if desired.