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Posted by in News on Oct 19, 2017 .

We have just updated our website with sale prices on our holiday and Christmas gift sets.  It is definitely not too early to start thinking about Christmas and Holiday gift giving ideas and we have the perfect solution to all of your gift giving ideas.  Don't forget the postal worker, hair dresser, babysitter and all of the customer service people in your life too!

Posted by in Recipes on Oct 08, 2017 .

Ingredients:

16 oz garbanzo beans (chick peas) drained and rinsed

½ can Libby's 100% pure pumpkin no preservatives

3 TBLS Olive Cart Lemon Pepper Olive Oil

3 TBLS Olive Cart Pumpkin Spice Balsamic

½ tsp fine sea salt

Directions:

Add 1-16oz can of garbanzo beans (approximately 2 cups drained) and the rest of the ingredients to a food processor mix until smooth.

Great on breads, pita chips, fresh vegetables or as a side dish.

 

Posted by in Recipes on Oct 08, 2017 .

·      8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature

·      2 cups shredded Italian 5 cheese

·      1/4 cup mayonnaise

·      1 jar Olive Cart Muffuletta, drained & diced

Mix all in a microwave safe dish and heat 2 minutes until cheese starts to melt.  Enjoy with chips, veggies, or on a burger/sandwich.

You can also put in a casserole dish and heat 350 degree oven for 30 minutes for a hot dip.

Don't like olives? Substitute Olive Cart Mild Pepper Spread.

Looking for spice? Substitute Olive Cart Hot Muffuletta or  Olive Cart Hot Pepper...

Posted by in Recipes on Oct 08, 2017 .

Ingredients:

2- 1-2” thick bone in pork chops

2 TBLS Olive Cart Scallion Oil

Olive Cart Cincinnati Chili Spice Blend

Fine Sea Salt to taste

Directions:

Generously coat the pork chops with Olive Cart Cincinnati Chili Spice. Salt pork chops lightly to start with.  In a skillet over medium high heat, add Olive Cart Scallion Oil.

Cook chops approximately 4-5 minutes per side.  You should have a nice crust, and still be juicy inside.

Enjoy with Balsamic Spiced Peaches on top.

Posted by in Recipes on Oct 08, 2017 .

Ingredients:

1 brownie mix

Olive Cart Ginger Oil in qty the brownie mix calls for.

Pumpkin Cheesecake Filling

4 oz Cream Cheese softened

½ cup Pumpkin Puree (NOT PIE FILLING)

¼ cup Dark Brown Sugar packed

¼ cup all purpose flour

2TBLS Olive Cart Pumpkin Spice Balsamic

1 large egg at room temperature

 

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350

Prepare brownie mix according to instructions, substituting Olive Cart Ginger Oil for the vegetable oil. Place in 9 X 13 pan greased with Olive Cart Ginger Oil.

 For pumpkin cheesecake batter: In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese and...

Posted by in Recipes on Oct 08, 2017 .

Ingredients:

1 package frozen butternut squash cubes, thawed

4 green onions sliced

1 rib of celery diced

5 strips of crisp bacon crumbled

4 TBLS Olive Cart Green Apple White Balsamic

2 TBLS Olive Cart Roasted Chili Oil

1 tsp Fine sea salt

 

Directions:

Put 1st 4 ingredients in a bowl.  In a second bowl whisk the Olive Cart Green Apple White Balsamic & Olive Cart Roasted Chili Oil with the fine sea salt.  Pour over the first bowl and toss gently.  

Posted by in News on Oct 05, 2017 .

October 20 to 22 is the South Haven Harvest Fest and our local community has lots of wonderful fall events in store for locals and visitors alike.  Make plans now to take part in this fantastic weekend and stop in our store at 424 Phoenix in South Haven to pick up some wonderful fall flavors too.

Posted by in Recipes on Sep 29, 2017 .

1 C White Chocolate Melting Chips

8 oz Cream cheese Softened

1/2 C Graham cracker crumbs

1/3 C Olive Cart Dark Pumpkin Spice Balsamic

Pinch Olive Cart Fleur De Sel Sea Salt

½ c Pumpkin puree (not pie filling)

 

Microwave White chocolate (or use double boiler if you prefer) Mix in softened cream cheese until smooth. Add remaining ingredients. Serve immediately or it will set up slightly when refrigerated and can be used for actual truffles.

 

Great with Teddy Grahams, Ginger Snaps, fresh fruit, or as a cheesecake filling.    

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