Appetizers

Black Mission Fig and Garlic Bruschetta | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Black Mission Fig and Garlic Bruschetta

Ingredients 4-5 large tomatoes (or 5-6 plum tomatos) 2 Tablespoons  Garlic Olive Oil 1 Tablespoon  Black Mission Fig Balsamic 1/4 cup basil 1/4 cup parmesan cheese Salt and pepper for seasoning Directions: Dice the tomatoes and finely chop the basil.  Toss all ingredients together in a serving...
Persian Lime Guacamole | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Persian Lime Guacamole

Ingredients: 2 large ripe avocados 1 small plum tomato 1 small red onion 1 bunch cilantro 2 Tbsp lime juice 2 Tbsp  Persian Lime Olive Oil A pinch of  Himalayan Sea salt Directions: Mash the avocados in a medium sized bowl. Dice and rinse the tomato to get rid of all the seeds, dice the onion,...
Simple Cranberry & Brie Croissants | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Simple Cranberry & Brie Croissants

This recipe is perfect if you are having a brunch and can't think of what else to make that will really WOW your guests! Or if you just love a simple yet elegant breakfast! Ingredients: 6 croissants  1 jar of Cranberry Compote  1 block of Brie  Directions: Preheat oven to 350 F. Place croissan...
No Fuss Appetizer! | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

No Fuss Appetizer!

Ingredients: 1 Jar Bella Cucina Tomato Jam 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon horseradish (adjust to taste) Lemon for Garnish Directions: Combine all ingredients in a small bowl and adjust to your taste.  Cut the lemon in sections and place them in a decorati...
Smoked Salmon with Rosemary and Lemon | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Smoked Salmon with Rosemary and Lemon

This hit the spot this morning: Ingredients: 8 ounces cream cheese 1/2 lemon (or use a drizzle of Sicilian Lemon Balsamic Vinegar) Himalayan  Sea Salt (to taste) freshly ground black pepper (to taste) 1/2 loaf whole wheat sandwich bread (8 slices) 1 baguette (sliced 1 inch thick) 8 ounce...
Game Day Stuffed Mushrooms | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Game Day Stuffed Mushrooms

This recipe is simple, delicious, and perfect for game days! Ingredients: 18 whole mushrooms 1 tablespoons  Garlic Olive Oil 1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper 1/4 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper 1/4 teaspoon onion powder Garn...
Walnut & Apple Bruschetta | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Walnut & Apple Bruschetta

Grab some apples and enjoy this delicious treat! Ingredients: 6-8 ounces gorganzola cheese (crumbled) 2 teaspoons Roasted Walnut Oil 1 loaf ciabatta bread, sliced about 1/2 inch thick Himalayan Sea Salt and pepper 2 Apples, sliced 10 Sprigs fresh thyme 1/3 cup raw walnuts Honey, for ...
The Perfect Appetizer | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

The Perfect Appetizer

You will be a Super Star with this Thyme, Peach, Honey & Goat Cheese Crostini Appetizer!  Glass of wine, friends, relaxing! Ingredients: 6-8 ounces goat cheese, at room temperature (you can also use Gorgonzola and Mascarpone mix 1:1) 2 teaspoons Lemon Olive Oil 1 loaf ciabatta brea...
Grilled Lime Shrimp with Chipotle Avocado Dipping Sauce | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Grilled Lime Shrimp with Chipotle Avocado Dipping Sauce

Perfect for an appetizer, or as an entrée with grilled veggies, this recipe is perfect for those hot summer nights!Ingredients:For Marinade: 1/4 cup Persian Lime Olive Oil 2 Tablespoon  Blueberry Balsamic Vinegar 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon  Himalayan Pink Salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 2 c...