Appetizers

Creamy Egg Salad

Creamy Egg Salad

Ingredients ¼ cup mayonnaise 1 teaspoon Chiquitita extra-virgin olive oil 1 baguette sliced into 1” pieces 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice 1 small garlic clove, minced ¼ teaspoon sea salt 6 hard-boiled eggs, diced 1 hard-boiled egg for garnish (sliced) 2 tablespoons chopp...
Roasted Chickpeas Please!

Roasted Chickpeas Please!

Ingredients 1 (15oz) can chickpeas (also known as garbanzo beans) 1 tbsp Strawberry Balsamic Vinegar 1/4 tsp salt 1 tbsp smoked paprika Basil Extra Virgin Olive Oil (spray) Instructions Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Rinse and drain the chickpeas in a mesh strainer. Pour them out onto a towe...
Apple Walnut Trail Mix

Apple Walnut Trail Mix

Ingredients: 1/4 cup Walnut Oil 1/4 cup Gravenstein Apple White Balsamic 2 Tbsp almond butter 2 tsp vanilla paste 1 tsp Cinnamon 1 tsp cardamom 1/4 tsp Himalayan Sea Salt 2 1/2 cups mixed nuts 1/2 cup hemp seeds 4 dates (chopped) Directions: Preheat oven to 300 F and line a baking sheet with...
Spicy Baklouti White Bean Hummus

Spicy Baklouti White Bean Hummus

Try this spicy hummus made with Bakluti Chile EVOO!  Ingredients: 1 (19 oz) can white kidney beans or cannellini beans 1/4 cup tahini 1/4 cup Baklouti Green Chile Oil 1/4 cup water 1 small garlic clove Chili flakes Sea Salt Directions: Drain and rinse the beans. Add to the food processor.  ...
Smoked Salmon Crostini Bites

Smoked Salmon Crostini Bites

INGREDIENTS 1 French bread baguette, cut into 1/4- 1/2-inch slices 2 tablespoons Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill 1 English cucumber, very thinly sliced 4 ounces smoked salmon sea salt and black peppe...
Pesto Pinwheels

Pesto Pinwheels

Festive Pesto Pinwheels made with Bella Cucina Pesto is a fast and delicious no-fuss appetizer!