Desserts

Dark Chocolate Popcorn Drizzle | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Dark Chocolate Popcorn Drizzle

Ingredients 1/2 cup un-popped popcorn kernels 1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 tbsp Dark Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar Directions Heat the oil in a large pot on medium-high heat  Pour in the popcorn kernels and cover with a lid, leaving a tiny bit of space to allow it to vent. Remove popc...
Lemon Rice Pudding with Figs and Saba | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Lemon Rice Pudding with Figs and Saba

Ingredients 1 cup uncooked long-grain rice 1 tablespoon powdered sugar 7 cups milk 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 tablespoon lemon zest 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 vanilla bean, split 1 pt. fresh figs, quartered (or try some  Mission Fig Aged Balsamic) Saba Aged Balsamic (drizzle to taste) Directions Bri...
Apple & Pear Crumble | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Apple & Pear Crumble

Ingredients: 8 Apples 5 Pears 2/3 cup Rolled Oats, 2/3 cup Almond Flour 2/3 cup Butter 1 Egg 1 ¬Ĺ cups sugar ¬ľ cup corn starch Water (enough to cover the fruit) ¬ľ cup Aged Maple Balsamic Directions: Peel and apples and pear and cut into wedges (keep in water so they don't turn brown until ready...
Velvety Olive Cake | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Velvety Olive Cake

Ingredients: 1 lemon 3 tablespoons of lemon juice 1 seeds of one vanilla bean 2 egg yolks 3 egg whites ¬Ĺ Cup Cake Flower ¬ľ Cup Sugar 2/3 Cup of Robust Extra Virgin Olive Oil Dash of Salt Directions: ¬†Preheat oven to 325 and in a small mixer with the whisk attachment. combine sugar with the ze...
Olive Oil, Honey and Apple Cake | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Olive Oil, Honey and Apple Cake

Ingredients 4¬†red apples (sliced thin) 5¬†tablespoons¬†all-purpose flour¬†(sifted) 5¬†tablespoons¬†granulated sugar 5¬†tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (FFA <=.1) 1¬†teaspoon¬†baking powder 4¬†large eggs 2/3¬†cup¬†¬†Franklin¬†honey¬†(pure) Directions Preheat oven to 350¬ļF (180¬ļC). Grease and/or li...
Blood Orange Greek Yogurt with Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Blood Orange Greek Yogurt with Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar

Ingredients 1 cup 2% Greek yogurt 1 blood orange (or other fruit) ¬Ĺ tbsp¬†Franklin raw honey (or more to taste) Drizzle of ¬†Dark Chocolate Aged balsamic vinegar Directions Peel and chop blood orange. Mix blood orange and honey into Greek yogurt. Drizzle with chocolate balsamic vinegar. Serve.
Strawberries & Chocolate Anyone? | The Little Shop of Olive Oils

Strawberries & Chocolate Anyone?

Move over ice cream…what a treat!  So many customers have asked how to use Dark Chocolate Balsamic...here is one example. Ingredients 6 strawberries 4 tablespoons Mascarpone 2 tablespoon Dark Chocolate Balsamic 1 tablespoons shredded coconut (sweetened) 1 tablespoon mini chocolate chips  Direct...