Basil Olive Oil

Basil Olive Oil

  • $ 13.50


Fresh, green, and herbal. Basil and olive oil are two integral ingredients in Mediterranean cooking and it was just obvious to us that the two would be wonderful together. Try on a summer salad or caprice and let your taste buds travel to the shores of the Mediterranean. 

Suggested Pairings: Oregano White Balsamic, Traditional Style Balsamic Condimento, Pomegranate Dark Balsamic Condimento, and Champagne Vinegar to name just a few.   

Recipes: Ricotta Basil Olive Oil Spread (see picture)

Ricotta Basil Olive Oil Spread

Ingredients

1 1/2 cup part skim ricotta cheese
1/2 cup Basil Olive Oil
five inch sprig of fresh basil, washed and dried
1 clove fresh garlic, smashed
1 tablespoon fresh squeezed lemon juice 
1 teaspoon sea salt or to taste

Directions

Place the ingredients inside the bowl of a food processor or blender and process until creamy and smooth in consistency.  Adjust seasoning and store tightly covered in the refrigerator for up to three days.