Jan DeLyser, Vice President of Marketing for the California Avocado Commission, has some stupendous stats on how many avocados people plan to chop up, scoop up and even drink this Cinco de Mayo.
Americans will consume 53.9 million pounds of avocados, with 82 percent of people grinding the popular party favorite into guacamole.
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They arent just for eating DeLyser also mentions Avotinis, Avoritas, and Avojitos as popular avocado-themed drinks for Cinco de Mayo.
But after Cinco de Mayo the avocado party isnt over DeLyser says Mothers Day (May 11) and Memorial Day (May 26) are also popular avocado-consumption holidays.
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