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New Year's Eve Cocktails

Balsamic Vinegars are perfect for mixing up unique & delicious cocktails for your New Year's Eve Celebration!Spiked Balsamic SeltzerIngredients:2 ounces vodka (chilled)1/2 ounce Gravnestein Apple, Peach, Cranberry Pear, or Comice Pear White Balsamic (chilled)3 ounces club soda or seltzer (chilled) Fill a tall glass with ice. Add vodka, Gravenstein Apple White Balsamic, and soda. Stir [...]

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Neapolitan Herb Bloody Mary (Yum!)

YIELDS 45 min Prep Time5 minTotal Time170 CaloriesIngredients: Ground pepper to taste½ ounce fresh squeezed lemon juice¾ ounce Neapolitan Herb balsamic vinegar1 ½ teaspoons horseradish¼ teaspoon kosher salt½ ounce Worcestershire sauce12 ounces tomato juice6 oz. Vodka4 celery stalks with leaves attachedDirections:Add ice to 4 glasses. Mix vodka, tomato juice, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, salt, pepper, Neapolitan Herb balsamic vinegar, and horseradish and pour into glass. Garnish with [...]

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For that Chocolate Craving: Arbosana Brownies with Dark Chocolate Tangerine Balsamic Ganache

Ok, so we couldn't resist putting up another dessert recipe. But we love chocolate, and it's the holidays!YIELDS 1215 min Prep Time20 min Bake Time45 minTotal Time300 CaloriesBrownie Ingredients1/2 cup Arbosana Extra Virgin Olive Oil1 cup white sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 eggs1/2 cup all-purpose flour1/3 cup unsweetened high quality cocoa powder1/4 teaspoon baking powder1/4 teaspoon [...]

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Sweet Heat Grilled Chicken with Chipotle Olive Oil & Peach Balsamic

YIELDS 1010 hr Prep Time10 min Cook Time2 hr 20 min Total Time350 CaloriesIngredients:4 chicken breasts 1/2 cup Peach balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon honey 1/2 teaspoon salt 1⁄8 teaspoon ground black pepper 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 tablespoon fresh thyme 1/2 cup Chipotle olive oilDirections:Combine balsamic vinegar, mustard, honey, salt, pepper, garlic, and thyme. Whisk until well blended. Stream in olive oil [...]

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Dark Chocolate Fondue with Blood Orange Olive Oil

Ingredients:1 pound dark chocolate chips or whole bars chopped coarsely1 cup heavy cream1/2 cup milk2 Tbs. Blood Orange  Olive Oil1 Tbs. Fresh Orange Zest1 teaspoon vanilla extractPinch kosher salt2 tablespoons Tangerine Dark Balsamic or Traditional, Vanilla, Black Cherry or similarCookies, Fruit, marshmallows or pound cake, for servingDirections:Special equipment: 6-quart slow cookerHeat a 6-quart slow [...]

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Perfect Pumpkin Bread (Seriously, it's the best)

Ingredients:2 1/2 cups sugar1/2 cup vegetable oil¼ cup butter infused olive oil¼ cup applesauce3 large eggs1 16-ounce can solid pack pumpkin3 cups all purpose flour3 teaspoons Savory Spice pumpkin pie spice1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon1 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon baking powder1 cup coarsely chopped walnuts or chocolate chips (optional)Preparation:Preheat oven to 350°F. Butter and flour two 9x5x3-inch loaf pans. Beat sugar and oil in large bowl to blend. Mix [...]

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Chimichurri Sauce

Like a bright star in the night sky, tangy, vibrant chimichurri can illuminate dishes such as grilled or roasted meats, roasted vegetables, starchy dishes, and even seafood. There are no rules about when or where you can use this versatile condiment to bring a splash of flavor and pleasing contrast to your culinary creations. Use [...]

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Balsamic Glazed Wings - Perfect for Football Watching!

These wings are spectacularly delicious and incredibly addictive.Ingredients2 pounds chicken wings4 slices ginger3 scallions, thingly sliced2 tablespoons Garlic Olive Oil1 tablespoon Cayenne Olive Oil1/2 cup Tangerine Dark Balsamic1/4 cup honey1/2 tablespoons light soy sauce1 teaspoon Dark Roasted Sesame OilInstructionsRinse chicken wings and pat dry. In a large shallow bowl or ziplock bag add all the [...]

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Key Lime Balsamic Miso Dressing - Great with Everything!

This versatile, flavor-packed dressing makes everything taste better. Use in stir fries, over raw or roasted veggies, in salads, over noodles, with seafood or on sandwiches.Key Lime Balsamic Miso DressingIngredients1 heaping tablespoon white or yellow miso2 tablespoons Key Lime White Balsamic1 tablespoon Honey Ginger White Balsamic3 tablespoons Garlic Olive Oil1 tablespoon UP EVOO of choice1 [...]

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Roasted Tomato Bruschetta with Basil & Ricotta Cheese

Roasted Cherry Tomato Bruschetta with Basil and RicottaIngredients1 loaf of good quality crusty Italian or French Bread2 cups fresh, good quality ricotta cheese1/2 cup UP EVOO - Picual, Hoji, or Koroneiki would go well here1/4 cup Tuscan Herb or Garlic Olive Oil3 cups super sweet cherry tomatoes1 cup packed fresh basil leaves3 large garlic cloves1 [...]

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