Tag - Olive Oil

Mandarin Holiday Tea Cake

Mandarin Holiday Tea Cake

Packed full of dried fruit and covered in a sweet almond glaze, Mandarin Holiday Tea Cakes are a delicious and different take on the classic cinnamon rolls or Danish. It looks beautiful on a Holiday breakfast table and also makes a delicious all day holiday treat. The yeasty bread requires a dough takes a while to rise, but the finished product is worth the effort. This recipe makes a large amount of dough. You can make 2 to 3 tea [...]

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Pumpkin Pie Spice Balsamic Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Pumpkin Pie Spice Balsamic Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Tender, extra-flavorful and easy to make, these roasted sweet potatoes are coated with Parmesan cheese and all kinds of spices! It’s a quick and delicious side dish that works perfectly for the Fall, the holidays, or even a simple a weeknight dinner! Pumpkin Pie Spice Balsamic Roasted Sweet Potatoes Ingredients: ● 2 sweet potatoes peeled and sliced● 2 teaspoons minced garlic● 1 tablespoon Garlic Olive Oil [...]

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Infused Olive Oil Smoked Salmon Nicoise Salad With Lemon Stuffed Olives

A healthy, cool, hearty, delicious, Mediterranean Diet inspired meal that has a little something for everyone… what more could we ask for? Infused Olive Oil Smoked Salmon Nicoise Salad Ingredients: ● 3 cups organic baby spinach● 1 small head of organic romaine, trimmed, leaves left whole● 4 large eggs, hard boiled, cooled, peeled, halved● 1 English or hot house cucumber● 2 large heirloom tomatoes cut into large slices (or 2 cups cherry tomatoes) ● [...]

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Chipotle Olive Oil Chicken Carnitas Taco Salad

Taco salad has never tasted so delicious. You’ll love this dish of perfectly cooked chicken carnitas mixed with crispy tortillas, cheese, sautéed peppers and corn. The other great thing about this simple dish is that even though it’s a salad, it’s hearty enough to be dinner. Plus we feature the amazing Chipotle Olive Oil! MMMM…. Ingredients: For the salad: ● 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts● 1/2 cup orange juice● 1/2 cup lime juice● 3 garlic cloves, minced● 1 tablespoon chili powder● 1 [...]

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Avocado Pea Soup

Green, green, green! Happy St. Patrick’s day month! The Coronado Taste of Oils staff wanted to deliver a delicious (green) dish for your festivities! Whether an upscale dinner party for St. Patty’s, or a low-key lunch…this recipe is sure to impress! Ingredients for your “Avocado Pear Salad”: 6 ounces baby arugula 1 mashed avocado 2 cups frozen peas 1/4 cup plain yogurt 4 Tbsp. Sicilian Lemon Balsamic 3 1/2 cups water 2 cups baby spinach 1/2 cup fresh mint 1 Tbsp. Spirilina (optional) Your favorite fresh Olive Oil [...]

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Halloween Blood Orange Mashed Sweet Potatoes

These spooky potatoes are the best, and will enhance your Halloween dinner party! Orange and delicious! Ingredients for your “Halloween Blood Orange Mashed Sweet Potatoes”: 2 ½ pounds Sweet Potatoes (approx 4) peeled and diced ¼ cup Blood Orange Olive Oil (EVOO) ¼ cup Chicken Broth 1 Tablespoon Orange Juice 1 teaspoon coriander ½ teaspoon cumin ¼ teaspoon cinnamon Instructions: Cover diced sweet potatoes with water in large pot. Bring to boil and cook for 8-10 minutes until tender. Drain potatoes and transfer to mixing bowl. Add next 6 ingredients to bowl [...]

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Red Apple Balsamic Glazed Pork Chops

Fall is here! This warm dish is full of the taste of the season…and everyone loves a good apple glazed…anything! You will love this. Ingredients: Yield: 4 servings 4 boneless pork loin chops (5 ounces each) Salt & pepper to taste 2 Tablespoons Garlic Olive Oil 1/4 cup apple juice 1/2 cup Red Apple Balsamic 1/4 cup apple jam 1 tablespoon butter Directions: Sprinkle pork chops with salt and pepper. In a large skillet brown chops in oil. Remove and keep warm. Add apple juice to the skillet, stirring to loosen browned [...]

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The Best Grilled Halibut!

When summer is in full swing, it is important to keep that beach body, without compromising flavor. This new recipe is sure to impress! Ingredients: 1/4 cup Olive Wood Smoked Olive Oil 2″ Sprig fresh rosemary, coarsely chopped 1 tablespoon medium course sea salt or kosher salt 1 teaspoon fresh ground pepper 2 medium fresh lemons quartered 2 pounds fresh halibut fillets about 8 oz. portions – (or your favorite fresh fish such as salmon, cod, squid, octopus. Not into fish? Use poultry such as chicken [...]

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Chilled Summer Squash Soup with Raspberry Balsamic

What a great spin on Memorial Day Weekend! Most people don’t know what to think of a chilled soup, but this one will blow your mind! Ingredients: 1 pound summer squash or golden zucchini, cut in ½-inch rounds 1½ cups water Sea salt 1/3 cup blanched almonds 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 2 teaspoons minced onion 1 garlic clove 1 piece of cooked bacon 2 Tablespoons Persian Lime Olive Oil 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons Raspberry Balsamic Vinegar Step 1: Place summer squash, water and a pinch of salt in a [...]

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Cauliflower Tabbouleh

Tabbouleh is a scary word for some because they don’t know what it is, or have NEVER tried it. Well, it is time to expand those pallets, because this is a recipe you cannot miss! Ingredients: 1/2 Cauliflower (rough chop) 2 cucumbers peeled and diced 1 large fennel bulb diced 10 large Brussel sprouts thinly sliced 1 red onion diced 2 large ripe tomatoes diced 1 cup fresh chopped parsley 1/2 cup fresh chopped mint Dressing Ingredients: 1/3 cup White Raspberry Balsamic 1/3 cup Blood Orange Olive Oil 1 tsp. cumin 2 [...]

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