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Introducing our single-serve guacamole six-pack our single-serve guacamole six-packIdeal for single servings and perfect for picnics and camping, the 6x60g plain guacamole tubs deliver the same luxurious texture and delicious taste as Westfalia’s traditional 200g tubs.string;#05 December 2018
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Westfalia Fruit’s prime-quality avocados are marketed across the globe throughout the year, thanks to our integrated supply chain, while our technical and commercial expertise is shared with customers on several continents. A ripening specialist, Westfalia supplies ready-to-eat avocados to key retail chains.


Avocado cultivars

Two type​s of cultivar groups can be found on the shelf, depending on the season. Green-skinned cultivars like Fuerte, Pinkerton and Ryan remain green once the avocado is ripe. Dark-​skinned cultivars like Hass​, Carmen-Hass and GEM​®, while green i​n colour when mature, turn dark purple to black when ripe. Read more...

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​​​​​Avocado​From ripen-at-home to ready-to-eat

Westfalia supplies prime-quality, ready-to-eat avocados to many of its retail and foodservice customers. Being a specialist in the ripening process means being able to provide fruit at exactly the correct level of ripeness, depending on when the fruit must be ready t​o eat. Ho​​w do I know when an avocado​ is ripe?


 What We Do

We Grow and Ripen

Westfalia grows avocados in its own orchards and sources from key suppliers around the world. Find out more about:

We Research and Develop

Our own dedicated in-house scientists and technicians focus on rootstock and cultivar development, innovation and environmental matters.

We Pack and Process

Harvested fruit is sorted, ripened, processed and packed in our facilities according to customer needs. Find out more about our Operations in:

We Sell and Ship

Marketing offices in Europe and SA bring our farms closer to our customers, reducing costs from source to trade.

We Care and Conserve

Westfalia is committed to socially and environmentally sustainable business practices and complies wherever possible with global standards. Find out more about:

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 Our Farms and Nursery

  • Macnoon

  • Goedgelegen Estates

  • Westfalia Fruit Estates

  • Westfalia Nursery

  • Waterval Estates

  • Quantock Estates

  • Evenrond Estates

  • Fowey Estates

  • Ballygowan Estates

  • Belvedere Estates

  • Boschpoort Estates

  • Werne Estates


Westfalia Fruit operates various avocado estates across different continents, enabling it to expand the production season over a longer period. In South Africa, farms are situated in the Limpopo province (see map) and KwaZulu-Natal province. Zembe Farm has been established in Mozambique, while the Group also has farming assets in Colombia in South America - a key market supply area.


Westfalia Nursery, the leading nursery of its kind in South Africa, is situated on Westfalia Fruit Estate and is dedicated to the production of high-quality trees.

Season Availability

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Avocado Oils

Avocado Oils

Westfalia avocado oils are made only from South Africa-grown Hass avocados. The range includes Plain and three popular flavours​... read more



Westfalia Fruit guacamole is a natural product derived from the flesh of ripe Hass avocados. Carefully blended with a unique selection of herbs... read more ​​​

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South Africa: +27 11 381 5750
North America
California: +1 805 212 7236
Austria: +43 1 615 0670
France: +33 14 686 7177
Netherlands: +31 174 637 800
UK: +44 13 224 25555
South America
Chile: +562 243 13200
Colombia: +57 4 530 1706
Peru: +511 243 7840