California Avocado Commission Announces Fans to Tackle 13.2 Million Pounds of Guacamole Super Bowl Sunday
SANTA ANA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The California Avocado Commission (CAC) projects that 13.2 million pounds or 26 million avocados will be consumed Super Bowl Sunday, mostly in the form of guacamole.
That’s enough dip to cover the Louisiana Superdome football field, end zone to end zone, waist deep in guacamole (approximately 40 inches). This year’s Conference Championship marks the second largest consumption day of avocados for the year — Cinco de Mayo is first overall.
To commemorate Super Bowl XXXVI in New Orleans, CAC has developed Cajun Guacamole