Water Cured Olives

Ingredients Water Fresh Olives Preparation Pick the olives. Crack each olive with a rolling pin, then immerse completely in cold water. Place the olives in the refrigerator. Change the water each day for at least 25 days. Stir them when you think about it. Taste an olive after 25 days. If the olive is too…

World’s Best Cobbler

Ingredients 1/4 Cub Lemon Olive Oil 1/4 Cup Butter 3-6 Cups of Fruit (Any stone fruit or berries work well for this recipe.) 1 Cup Granulated Sugar 2 tsp Baking Powder 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour 1 Cup Milk Preparation Place butter in a deep baking dish at least 9″ in diameter and place in a…

Lime Olive Oil Cake

Ingredients 1 1/2 C All Purpose Flour 1/2 tsp Baking Powder 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1/2 tsp Salt 3 Large Eggs 1 C Sugar 3/4 C Plain Yogurt Zest of 3 Limes 1/4 C plus 2 Tbsp Temecula Valley Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/4 C plus 2 Tbsp (seasonal) Fajita Frenzy Lime Olive Oil…

Mango Salsa

Ingredients 2 Ripe Mangoes, Cubed 1 Ripe Red Tomato, Chopped 1 Ripe Yellow Tomato, Chopped 1 Scallion, Finely Chopped 2 Tbsp Cilantro, Finely Chopped 2 Tbsp Fajita Frenzy Lime Olive Oil 2 Tbsp Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice Salt & Fresh Ground Black Pepper Preparation In a medium bowl, toss all ingredients together and serve.

Bread Salad

Ingredients 1 Loaf French Baguette, Lightly Toasted 1 Clove Garlic, Crushed 1/2 tsp Salt 1 Head Romaine Lettuce 1 Cucumber, Peeled & Diced 2 Green Scallions 1 C Parsley, Chopped 4 Medium Tomatoes, Cut Into Bite-Sized Pieces 2 tsp Dried Mint, Crushed (optional) 1/2 C Temecula Valley Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil Juice of 1/2…

Roasted Bell Peppers With Zahtar

Ingredients 1 Red Bell Pepper, Chopped 1 Yellow Bell Pepper, Chopped 1 Orange Bell Pepper, Chopped 1 Green Bell Pepper, Chopped 1 Medium Yellow Onion, Chopped 1 tsp Zahtar (to taste) 1/2 C Temecula Valley Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 Tb/zahtar-940sp Finely Chopped Flat Leafed Parsley Murray River Sea Salt Freshly Ground Black Pepper…

Truffle Barley Soup

Ingredients ¾ C barley 2 T TOOC Le Caprice de Nature Early Harvest EVOO 3 medium size celery stalks sliced 1 large onion chopped 1 ½ pounds mushrooms thickly sliced (assorted varieties works nicely) 2 T tomato paste 2 13 ¾ to 14 ½ ounce cans organic beef broth 5 medium size carrots, cut in…