Desserts

Lemon Olive Oil Cake | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Lemon Olive Oil Cake

Ingredients: 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 3/4 cup  Lemon Olive Oil 1/2 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 large eggs Confection sugar (to garnish) Directions:  Pre...
Blondies with a Strawberry- Balsamic Swirl | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Blondies with a Strawberry- Balsamic Swirl

Ingredients: For the batter: 1 ⅔ cups white chocolate, in 1/4-inch chunks  ¾ cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature, more for pan  ¾ cup granulated sugar  ¾ cup packed dark brown sugar  2 teaspoons vanilla extract  ¾ teaspoon kosher salt  3 large eggs  ½ cup  Single Varietal Ext...
Double Chocolate Hot Fudge | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Double Chocolate Hot Fudge

Ingredients: 3/4 cup whipping cream 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup  Dark Chocolate Balsamic 8 oz unsweetened chocolate, chopped Pinch of  Himalayan Sea Salt Directions: In a heavy-bottomed saucepan, whisk together the whipping cream, sugar, and balsamic. Bring to a gentle simmer over medium...
Maple-Glazed Apple Pie | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Maple-Glazed Apple Pie

Ingredients: 8-10 tart apples prepared pie pastry 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup dark brown sugar, packed 1/4 cup  Maple Dark Balsamic Vinegar 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 cup mild, fruity  Extra Virgin Olive Oil Directions: Preheat the oven to 425 F.  Peel, core, and slice t...
Olive Oil Buttered Buns | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Olive Oil Buttered Buns

I know this sounds complicated and it is normally something I would not do, but I fell in love with the way these looked!  Wait for it…you will too! Ingredients: For the dough 1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp Instant yeast 3 tbsp sugar ½ tsp salt 3 tbsp Blood Orange Olive Oil 1 ½ tsp Pomegranate...
No Bake Cheesecake | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

No Bake Cheesecake

Ingredients: For the Cookie Crust: 1 1/2 cups crumbled vanilla wafers (or butter cookie crumbs) 2 tablespoons Local Honey 3 Tablespoons Blood Orange Olive Oil For the Filling: 8 ounces cream cheese (room temperature) 3 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon Pomegranate Balsamic Vinegar 1 cup heavy whipp...
Orange and Pomegranate Cupcakes | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Orange and Pomegranate Cupcakes

I love these cupcakes!  Joanne from the Cake Bar made some for samples at our house and they did not last! Ingredients: Cupcakes: 1 1/4 cup flour 1 cup of sugar 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 6 tbsp Blood Orange Olive Oil 1 tsp Pomegranate Balsamic Vinegar 1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil (mild v...
Lemon and Rosemary Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Lemon and Rosemary Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

Ingredients: For the cake: 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp finely chopped fresh rosemary 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1/2 cup  Rosemary Olive Oil 1/2 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest 1/4 cup Sicilian Lemon Balsamic Vinegar...
Pumpkin Cheese Cake Muffins With a Swirl | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Pumpkin Cheese Cake Muffins With a Swirl

INGREDIENTS MUFFIN: 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon pumpkin spice 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon fine grain Himalayan Sea salt 1 (15 oz) can pumpkin (pumpkin puree) 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 2 large eggs 1/2 cup Roasted Walnut Oil 1 tablespoon Gravenstein A...