Hass Avocado is a cultivar of avocado with a pebly skin, smaller size and dark green colour. The fruit has a darker skin when it is at optimal ripeness and ready to eat.
There are other varieties of avocado but the preference for Hass variety is on the high side mainly because this variety contains more fat than other regular avocados which gives it a richer taste, and smoother, creamier texture. It’s creamy fleshy taste makes it one of the most delicious varieties of avocado, and the fats are very healthy for the heart and skin.
Hass is a new varieties of avocado and didn’t exist before the 1920’s. Like all avocados, Hass avocados ripen only once they are picked from the tree and they can be left on the tree for several months after the fruit has matured.Hass Avocado is the most commercially popular avocado owing to the shelf life, size and yield at harvest.