Avocado prices went up earlier this year - at one point Countdown were selling them for $5 each.
There were several reasons for this: poor weather, a slump in the numbers grown and higher exports than usual to Australia.
Avocados follow a biannual cycle where they bear a lot one year, but less the next.
Things got so bad that orchard thieves were running a black market.
But they are already down to $2 each at Countdown, and with these prices set to drop further, food blogger Kelly Gibney gave us her favourite recipes.