Sure, avocado toast is getting a bad rep from all of the Instagrammable toppings and brunching ladies who can’t help but snap 300 overhead shots before everyone is allowed to take a bite. But what’s not to love about arguably the most delicious *fruit* (yes, avocados are technically fruits), mashed with toppings and loaded on top of crispy toast? Instead of focusing on the “basic” nature of this food, let’s have a look at the remarkable evolution of avocado toast and just how wild this dish got since its start.