Avocado always seemed very mysterious overseas plant. As soon as he was called, and a vegetable, and nut and was like fruit (but not exactly) of the Laurel family. Avocados aren’t what they seem. But one thing is for sure, we are unconditionally hooked on this superfood.
Cultivated it for several millennia BC, and now the popularity of the product is almost the same as that of Ecuadorian bananas. Alma mater of this “fruit and vegetable” — Central America, and the main producer now — Mexico. There, the cultivation of avocado is considered more profitable than the cultivation of marijuana. And that’s saying a lot. Continue reading