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Valentine's Day Inspiration: Recipe Ideas Your Sweetheart will Love

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Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and nothing says "Olive You" more than a delicious meal made with our oils, a bit of balsamic, and love.

Check out these Recipe Ideas for Romantic Dishes:

Drink:

Pom-Quince Spritzer

Ingredients: 2 Tablespoons Pomegranate-Quince Balsamic
1 Tablespoon of honey/agave

2 oz vodka
3/4 cup sparkling water

Berries for garnish (optional)

Add vinegar and honey to a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake until combined then strain into a glass. Pour in sparkling water and garnish. Then DRINK!

Love Potion Cocktail

Ingredients: 2 Tablespoons Blackberry Ginger Balsamic
6 oz Champagne
Thyme Springs & Blackberry’s for garnish

Add vinegar to a glass, then add champagne and mix. Add garnish and enjoy! 

Eat:

Balsamic Glazed Steak

Reduce Red Wine & Traditional Balsamic for a romantic glaze for steak.

Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash

Coat cubed butternut squash in a mix of Chipotle Oil & Chocolate Balsamic then roast for a perfect date-night side dish.

Italian Inspired Chicken & Penne

Take your date to Italy with penne pasta & pesto made with our Tuscan Herb Olive Oil Top with chicken marinated in Milanese Gremolata Oil & Neapolitan Herb Balsamic.


Indulge:

Blood Orange Brownies

Substitute Blood Orange Olive Oil for regular oil or butter in brownies for a decadent twist on a classic.

Cheese Plate

Add our Premium Molto Densissimo Balsamic to your wine & cheese plate—it pairs perfectly with aged cheeses.

Chocolate Balsamic Truffles

Add a few Tablespoons of Coconut, Raspberry, Espresso or Lavender Balsamic to the ganache for extra flavor.

Strawberry Granita

For a lighter dessert to end the meal, combine fresh fruit, ice, and Strawberry Balsamic for a refreshing granita.