RED VELVET CUPCAKES

RED VELVET CUPCAKES WITH RASPBERRY MARSHMALLOW FLUFF FROSTING

Serves 12
Allergy Egg, Milk
Meal type Dessert
Misc Child Friendly, Gourmet
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Easter, Halloween, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace-

Ingredients

Cake

  • 2 1/2 cups Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 3 tablespoons Cocoa Powder
  • 1 1/2 cup Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil-Mild to Medium Intensity (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1 cup Butter Milk (Room Temperature)
  • 2 Large Egg (Room Temperature)
  • 2 tablespoons Red Food Coloring (To Brighten The Cake)
  • 4 tablespoons Raspberry Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1 teaspoon Tahitian Vanilla Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)

Frosting

  • 1lb Unsalted Butter (Room Temperature)
  • 12oz Marshmallow Fluff (Jar)
  • 3oz Powder Sugar
  • 4-6 tablespoons Raspberry Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 4-6 drops Pink Food Coloring

Directions

Cake
Step 1
Preheat the oven to 350F. Line cupcake pan with paper liners.
Step 2
In a large bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, baking soda, salt, and cocoa powder. In another large bowl, whisk together the EVOO, buttermilk, eggs, food coloring, Raspberry and Vanilla balsamic, and vanilla extract
Step 3
Using a standing mixer, mix the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients until just combined and a smooth batter is formed.
Step 4
Fill each cupcake liner 1/2 to 2/3 full of batter. Bake 20-25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Step 5
Cool 10 minutes in pans then remove from pan, and place on wire racks to cool completely.
Step 6
Frost when cupcakes are completely cool
Frosting
Step 7
On medium speed, whip the butter and marshmallow cream together until light and fluffy.
Step 8
Slowly add in the powdered sugar tasting occasionally to check the sweetness.
Step 9
Add the raspberry balsamic vinegar. Frost the cupcakes and serve.

Note

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Raspberry Dark Balsamic

Tahitian Vanilla Dark Balsamic

Ultra-Premium EVOO

SWEET AND SAVORY TARTS

SWEET AND SAVORY TARTS

Allergy Egg, Milk
Meal type Dessert, Side Dish, Snack, Starter
Misc Gourmet, Pre-preparable, Serve Cold
Occasion Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Formal Party, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace-Lauren May

Ingredients

Lavender Tart Crust

  • 1.5 tablespoons Organic Butter Flavored Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1 1/4 cup Graham Crackers (Finely Chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon Lavender Flowers
  • 3 tablespoons Sugar

Poached Pears

  • 1 cup Cinnamon-Pear Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Maketplace)
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Dry Sherry Wine
  • dash Sea Salt
  • dash Pepper

Custard Tart Filling

  • 3 tablespoons All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 3 Large Eggs (2 Whole Eggs, 1 Egg Yolk)
  • 1 teaspoon Vanllia Extract
  • 2 tablespoons Whole Milk

Directions

Lavender Tart Crust
Step 1
Combine all ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Massage with hands until all crackers are coated and when pinched together hold together.
Step 2
Transfer all ingredients into a non-stick 9” tart pan, or two 4” tart pans, whichever you prefer.
Step 3
With a piece of plastic wrap as a barrier for your hands, push and mold the crust into the tart pan, allowing ¼” thickness throughout.
Step 4
Bake in the oven at 350F for 10 minutes, or until the crusts are nutty and aromatic.
Poached Pears
Step 5
Combine all ingredients in a saucepan, mix sugar until dissolved on low heat.
Step 6
Add pears and allow poaching liquid to come to a gentle boil.
Step 7
Remove from heat and leave pears to remain steeping inside liquid for 15-20 minutes. Remove pears and slice as desired.
Custard Tart Filling
Step 8
In a medium bowl, combine flour, sugar, vanilla and eggs. Gradually, whisk in milk, skimming off any small bubbles that may rise to the surface. Mix to a smooth texture.
Step 9
Pour custard mixture into tart pan. Arrange poached pears in desired placement into the pan.
Step 10
Bake at 350F for 30 minutes, or until custard has set firmly.
Step 11
Garnish with caramelized (sautéed) Onions or Prosciutto, and a drizzle with reduced Lavender Balsamic.

Note

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Organic Butter Flavored Olive Oil

Cinnamon Pear Dark Balsamic

FUDGY OLIVE OIL BROWNIES

FUDGY OLIVE OIL BROWNIES

Allergy Egg
Meal type Dessert
Misc Child Friendly, Serve Cold, Serve Hot
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cups Cocoa Powder (Unsweetened)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1/2 cup Boiling Water
  • 2 cups Sugar
  • 2 Large Eggs
  • 1/3 cup Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil-Mild Intensity (May Substitute For Blood Orange Fused Olive Oil-EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1 1/3 cup Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt

Directions

Step 1
Preheat oven to 350F degrees. Grease and flour a 9x13 inch pan.
Step 2
In a large bowl, stir together the cocoa and baking soda. Add 1/3 cup Ultra-Premium EVOO and boiling water. Mix until well blended and thickened. Stir in the sugar, eggs, and remaining 1/3 cup EVOO. Finally, add the flour, vanilla and salt; mix just until all of the flour is absorbed. Spread evenly into the prepared pan
Step 3
Bake in the preheated oven for 35 to 40 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean. Allow to cool before cutting into squares.

Note

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Ultra Premium EVOO

Blood Orange Fused Olive Oil

VEGAN OLIVE OIL BROWNIES

VEGAN OLIVE OIL BROWNIES

Dietary Vegan
Meal type Dessert
Misc Child Friendly, Gourmet, Serve Cold, Serve Hot
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 cups Sugar
  • 3/4 cups Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 cup Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil-Mild Intensity (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)

Directions

Step 1
Preheat the oven to 350F degrees
Step 2
In a large bowl, stir together the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt. Pour in water, Ultra-Premium EVOO and vanilla; mix until well blended. Spread evenly in a 9x13 inch baking pan.
Step 3
Bake for 25 to 30 minutes in the preheated oven, until the top is no longer shiny. Let cool for at least 10 minutes before cutting into squares.

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LEMON THYME OLIVE OIL COOKIES

LEMON THYME OLIVE OIL COOKIES

Serves 40
Allergy Milk
Meal type Dessert, Snack
Misc Child Friendly, Freezable, Pre-preparable
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Easter, Formal Party, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentines day
By author Denver Post

Ingredients

  • 2 cups All- Purpose Flour
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1 teaspoon Pepper (Freshly Ground)
  • 1 tablespoon Thyme Leaves (Fresh And Chopped)
  • 1/2 cup Eureka Lemon Fused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 3 tablespoons Milk
  • 1 Large Lemon (Zested and Juiced)

Directions

Step 1
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper or silicone baking sheets.
Step 2
Put the flour, sugar, baking soda, pepper, and thyme into a bowl and whisk together to combine. In a small bowl, whisk together the Lemon Fused olive oil, milk, lemon juice, and zest. Add the liquid ingredients to the dry ingredients, stirring with a wooden spoon until you form a smooth dough.
Step 3
Roll heaping teaspoonfuls of the dough into balls. Place them about 2 inches apart on the prepared baking sheets. Bake the cookies about 12 to 15 minutes, or until they are browned around the edges. Let the cookies cool for a few minutes and then transfer them to wire racks to cool completely.

Note

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Eureka Lemon Fused Olive Oil

SMOKEY BLACK CHERRY GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST

SMOKEY BLACK CHERRY GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST WITH CHIPOTLE INFUSED RICE

Serves 4
Dietary Diabetic, Gluten Free
Meal type Main Dish
Misc Pre-preparable, Serve Hot
Occasion Birthday Party, Casual Party, Halloween, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

Marinade

  • 4 Chicken Breasts (Bonless-Skinless)
  • 1/4 cup Black Cherry Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1/4 cup Chipotle Infused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)

Rice

  • 1 cup Basmati Rice
  • 1 1/2 cup Water
  • 3 tablespoons Chiptole Infused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • pinch Sea Salt (Coarse)

Directions

Marinade
Step 1
Whisk together 1/4 cup Black Cherry balsamic with 1/4 cup Chipotle infused olive oil.
Step 2
Combine marinade with chicken breast in a zip lock bag and marinate overnight in refrigerator.
Rice Preparation
Step 3
Approximately 30 minutes prior to grilling chicken prepare rice by combining 1-1/2 cups water with 1 Tbs Chipotle infused olive oil and pinch of coarse sea salt in a medium size sauce pan. Bring to a boil, cover, and simmer for 20 minutes. Remove rice from heat and keep covered for additional 5 minutes.
Step 4
While rice is steaming, grill chicken breasts over medium-high to high heat until done.
Step 5
Remove lid from saucepan and season rice with 2 Tbs Chipotle infused olive oil.
Step 6
Slice chicken breast on a bias and drizzle with Black Cherry balsamic and Chipotle infused olive oil. Serve immediately over Chipotle-infused basmati rice.

Note

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Chipotle Infused Olive Oil

Black Cherry Dark Balsamic

SWEET AND HEAT GRILLED FLANK STEAK

SWEET AND HEAT GRILLED FLANK STEAK

Dietary Diabetic, Gluten Free
Meal type Appetizer, Lunch, Main Dish, Salad, Side Dish, Starter
Misc Pre-preparable, Serve Cold, Serve Hot
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Easter, Halloween, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 1-1.5lb Flank Steak
  • 5 tablespoons Chipotle Infused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 5 tablespoons Dark Chocolate Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • dash Sea Salt
  • dash Pepper

Directions

Step 1
Using a dinner fork, prick flank steak approximately 20-30 times. Place flank steak in zip-lock bag.
Step 2
Whisk together equal parts Chipotle Olive Oil and Dark Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar. Pour over steak. (Optional: after grilling prepare another equal batch of Chipotle Olive Oil and Dark Chocolate Balsamic for drizzling over cooked meat.)
Step 3
Marinate for at least 12-24 hours.
Step 4
Set grill to high heat. Grill steak to a pink center (approximately 4-6 minutes/side).
Step 5
Loosely tent steak with foil and allow steak to rest, approximately 5-7 minutes.
Step 6
Cut steak 1/4 inch thick against the grain on a bias. Drizzle with reserved marinade. Serve immediately.

Note

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Chipotle Infused Olive Oil

Dark Chocolate Infused Balsamic

GARLIC OLIVE OIL INFUSED MASHED POTATOES

GARLIC INFUSED OLIVE OIL MASHED POTATOES

Serves 4-6
Prep time 10 minutes
Cook time 30 minutes
Total time 40 minutes
Dietary Diabetic, Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian
Meal type Side Dish
Misc Child Friendly, Serve Hot
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Easter, Formal Party, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentines day
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 2lb Russet Potatoes (Unpeeled and Scrubbed)
  • 2 cloves Garlic (Finely Chopped)
  • 2 teaspoons Sea Salt
  • 1/2 cup Organic Garlic Infused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 2 tablespoons Organic Garllic Infused Olive Oil (Substitute For Wild Mushroom And Sage or Basil Infused Olive Oil-EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Sicilian Lemon Infused Balsamic Vinegar (Substitute Fig, Black Cherry or Cinnamon-Pear Infused Balsaimc Vinegar-EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon Sea Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Sea Salt

Directions

Step 1
Cube potatoes and boil in Sea-Salted water until for tender ~30 minutes. Drain cooked potatoes, place in a large bowl and smash.
Step 2
Place finely chopped garlic in small saucepan with 1/4 cup Garlic olive oil and cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until garlic foams and is soft, fragrant, and golden, ~5 minutes. Transfer oil and garlic to bowl.
Step 3
In a small bowl add sea salt, Black pepper, Sicilian Lemon balsamic, 6 tablespoons Organic Garlic olive oil and cooked garlic. Whisk together to combine. Fold mixture into potatoes and serve.
Step 4
Add remaining salt, pepper, lemon vinegar, and remaining 6 tablespoons uncooked garlic olive oil to bowl with garlic and cooked garlic olive oil and whisk to combine. Fold mixture into potatoes and serve.

Note

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Organic Garlic Infused Olive Oil

Sicilian Lemon White Balsamic

SPICY BEAN AND EDAMAME CURRY

SPICY BEAN & EDAMAME CURRY

Meal type Main Dish, Side Dish, Soup, Starter
Misc Serve Hot
Occasion Birthday Party, Casual Party, Formal Party, Halloween, Thanksgiving
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Roman Beans (Dried)
  • 1 cup Black Beans (Dried)
  • 2 Large Onions (Diced)
  • 5 cloves Garlic (Minced)
  • 2 tablespoons Ginger (Minced)
  • 3 Medium Habenero Peppers (Seeded And Minced)
  • 2 tablespoons Curry Powder (Hot)
  • 28oz Diced Tomatoes
  • 1 cup Vegetable Stock
  • 1/4 cup 12 Yr Premium White Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 2 tablespoons Coconut Infused Balsamic Vinegar (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 1/4 cup Organic Persian Lime Infused Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 2 cups Edamame (Shelled)
  • 2 bunches Scallions (Diced)
  • 3 tablespoons Cilantro (Chopped)

Directions

Step 1
Soak the dried beans overnight. Strain and rinse.
Step 2
Add 2 Tbs Persian Lime olive oil to sauce pan and saute onion on medium heat until browned. Add garlic,
ginger, and minced habanero. Add curry powder and cook 1 minute.
Step 3
Add tomatoes, soaked beans and 1 cup vegetable stock. Simmer for ~1 hour.
Step 4
After 1 hour check to see if beans are tender. If not continue simmering until fork tender. Add additional
vegetable stock if necessary.
Step 5
When beans are tender, add 12 year-aged White balsamic vinegar and allow to cook an additional 10 minutes. Remove from heat and add edamame beans and scallions.
Step 6
Serve with steamed rice drizzled with Coconut White balsamic vinegar and a dash of Cilantro.

Note

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Persian Lime Infused Olive Oil

12 Year Aged White Balsamic

Coconut White Balsamic

ITALIAN BREAD DIP

Italian Bread Dip

Serves 4
Prep time 5 minutes
Meal type Appetizer, Bread, Condiment, Lunch, Salad, Side Dish, Snack
Occasion Barbecue, Birthday Party, Casual Party, Christmas, Easter, Formal Party, Halloween, Thanksgiving
By author EVOO Marketplace

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Tuscan Herb Olive Oil (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 2 tablespoons 18 Year Aged Italian Balsamic (EVOO Marketplace)
  • 2 tablespoons Parmigiano Cheese (Shredded)
  • dash Sea Salt (EVOO Marketplace)

Directions

Step 1
Whisk together Tuscan Herb Olive Oil, 18 Year Aged Italian Balsamic, and a dash of Sea Salt. Sprinkle with Parmigiano cheese and serve.