A California avocado recipe contest with a $5,000 grand prize is being held by the California Avocado Commission and McCall's magazine. Recipes should be submitted by March 31 in the following categories: appetizers, salad, side dish, dessert or sandwich.
To enter, send the recipe along with a 3-by-5-inch piece of paper with name, address, ZIP code and telephone number to McCall's Avocado Recipe Contest, P.O. Box 2921, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10169. Entrants must be at least 21 years old.