The bright, fresh flavors of this colorful Cuban salad beautifully counter the richness of grill-roasted pork. Since they grow there, Florida avocados are favored in Cuba, but Hass avocados work well, too.
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Delicious side dish for ropa vieja, though it can be hard to get the pineapple and avocado perfectly ripe at the same time. This is a VERY big salad as written, but is very yummy. Needed a bit more salt, to my taste. I only used half a habanero because I was nervous of the heat and I'm glad I didn't use more. Next time I might use jalapeno instead for more chile flavor with less heat. Very tasty and pretty even without the tiling that the food stylist did.
I have made this salad a couple of times over the year as and it is always a hit.
Excellent salad! Everyone loved it.
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