Avocado Wood

Avocado Wood


Avocado wood produces a mild to medium smoke, depending on the tree (not variety of avocado). The flavor is suited for red meats, but poultry also works with this wood.

Type of foods that go well with avocado wood:

  • Beef – whole roasts
  • Pork – whole roasts
  • Poultry – whole birds
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Photo by Executive Chef John Shelton. You can find him sharing his fishing adventures at Dana Point Fish Company.


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