Crispy Baklouti Green Chili Potato Croquettes

Crispy-crunchy on the outside, with soft billowy spicy Baklouti (fused) Agrumato potato on the inside, encasing a gooey melted cheese center. Ingredients 3 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and cut in to 2″ chunks 2 tablespoons Baklouti Chili Pepper Agrumato Olive Oil 1 tablespoon Garlic Infused Olive Oil 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1/2 pound mozzarella cheese cut […]

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Green Chili Baklouti Spicy Gumbo

Ingredients 1/2 pound smoked spicy sausage, such as Andouille sausage, cut into 1/2″ slices 1/2 pound peeled, deveined shrimp 1/2 pound boneless skinless chicken thighs 1 large celery rib, finely diced 1 green pepper, finely diced 1 red pepper finely diced 6 cloves of garlic, minced 1 yellow onion, finely diced 2 green onions finely […]

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Kale, Quinoa, Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Salad 2 cups raw, peeled butternut squash cut into 1/2″ cubes. 2 cups prepared quinoa, cooled (optional) 1/2 cup toasted pumpkin seeds 1/2 cup shaved Pecorino 6 cups washed, dried mixed greens or baby kale pinch of sea salt Dressing 1/2 cup +2 tablespoons UP EVOO ( I used Cobrancosa) or any infused olive oil […]

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Lemon Olive Oil Waffles with Cara Cara Vanilla Balsamic Vinegar & Strawberries

Waffles 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 3/4 cups milk 1/2 cup Lemon Fused Olive Oil 1 tablespoon white sugar 4 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract Fresh Strawberry-Balsamic Compote 3 cups sliced, fresh strawberries 1/2 cup Cara-Cara Orange-Vanilla White Balsamic 1 cup sugar Directions   For the Compote Place […]

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Lime-Chipolte Olive Oil Aioli Coleslaw / Dressing

Chipotle-Lime Aioli Ingredients 1 cup Chipotle Olive Oil 2 large egg yolks at room temperature** 2 garlic cloves, smashed 2 teaspoons sea salt 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice In the bowl of a food processor or blender jar, add the egg yolks, salt, garlic and lime juice.  Process until well combined. VERY SLOWLY, drop by […]

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Muffuletta

Ingredients 1 cup Garlic Stuffed Gordal Olives, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup black Mission olives, coarsely chopped 1/3 cup Fire Roasted Red Peppers, drained and coarsely chopped 1/4 cup roughly chopped pickled cauliflower florets 2 tablespoons drained capers 1 tablespoon chopped celery 1 tablespoon chopped carrot 1/2 cup Green Piri-Piri Chili stuffed Gordal olvies, coarsely chopped 1/4 cup […]

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Mushroom Sage Olive Oil Chicken Pot Pie

Ingredients for the Pot Pie 2 cups sliced carrots, diced 1 cup chopped celery 1 large yellow onion, diced 1/2 cup peas 1 cup yellow potatoes, diced and microwaved for 3 minutes 2 cups cooked diced skinless chicken 1/2 cup flour 1/3 cup mushroom-sage olive oil 3 cups chicken stock or broth 1 cup heavy […]

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