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4th of July Garlic-Jalapeño Dip

With red peppers, blue tortilla chips, and this yummy dip you can make your own American Flag appetizer! Ingredients: 8 cloves garlic, very finely minced 2 tbsp We Olive EVOO ¾ cup sliced pickled jalapenos, drained 4 oz extra-sharp white Cheddar cheese, coarsely grated 1 (8 oz) pkg cream cheese, softened 1 (32 oz) container… read more

Greek Yogurt Dill Pickle Dip

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Greek yogurt 1/2 cup chopped dill pickles 1 tablespoon We Olive Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder 1/8 teaspoon onion powder 1 tablespoon pickle juice 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon fresh chopped dill   Directions: Place all ingredients into a medium bowl and mix to combine Store in the refrigerator in an airtight container up to 3… read more

Fresh Basil Pesto Dip

Ingredients: 3 cups packed fresh basil 2/3 cup  We Olive Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/2 cup pine nuts, toasted until golden and cooled 2/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 2-3 cloves garlic, minced Salt and pepper to taste Directions: In a food processor or blender, combine basil and about 2 tablespoons of the extra virgin olive… read more

Roasted Beet Dip

Ingredients: 2 cups roasted beets (2–3 small-medium beets) 8 cloves roasted garlic 1/2 cup fresh parsley 1/2 cup fresh basil 1/2 cup raw walnuts, whole or chopped 1/4 teaspoon salt Freshly ground pepper, to your liking 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon honey, agave, or maple syrup (optional but recommended) 4 tablespoons We Olive Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 tablespoon water Directions: In… read more

Sriracha Lime White Balsamic Vinegar Coleslaw

This recipe puts a twist on the traditional Coleslaw. Here we add our We Olive Siracha Lime White Balsamic Vinegar to a traditional coleslaw while also adding We Olive Jalapeño Oil for an even spicier burst of flavor! Ingredients: 3 Carrots, Shredded 4 Cups, Cabbage, Shredded ½ Cup of We Olive Jalapeño Oil ½ Cup… read more

Tomatillo Salsa Verde with EVOO

Tomatillo salsa verde

This quick and easy home-made tomatillo salsa verde is one of my favorites because it is super healthy, fresh, and simple to make. Salsa verde is really easy to make from scratch, all you need are tomatillos, jalapeño, garlic, lime, and cilantro, and of course … fresh EVOO (extra virgin olive oil). All you need… read more

Jalapeno Lime Marinade

This Jalapeno Lime Marinade is our favorite marinade for steak or chicken, especially if it’s going to end up in a taco! You can also use it on pork, seafood and even veggies. 1 medium jalapeño, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1/4 cup coarsely chopped cilantro Zest of 1 lime 1/4 cup fresh… read more

Strawberry Salsa

This strawberry salsa recipe is adaptable and can be made with a variety of fruits and your favorite white balsamic vinegar.* Use it to top grilled chicken, fish or pork, tacos or tortilla chips. Makes 3 cups Ingredients: 2 cups diced strawberries 3/4 cup red onion, diced (1 small) 2 tablespoons jalapeno, minced (about 1)… read more

Marinated Cheese

Marinated cheese is your new favorite recipe Marinated cheese is incredibly easy to make and endlessly adaptable with different flavor combinations and olive oils. You can serve marinated cheese with toasted baguette, cracker and veggies as an appetizer or add it to your favorite sandwich, salad or pizza. And the leftover oil? It’s fantastically flavorful… read more

The Best Bread Dipping Oil

The Best Dipping Oil for Bread Look no further, we have a recipe for the best bread dipping oil ever. This is our go-to, classic Italian bread dipping oil, but you can check out our blog post on How to Make Bread Dipping Oil for inspiration on playing around with olive oils, balsamic vinegar and… read more