Category Archives: Desserts

Honeyed Pistachio Cookies

Honeyed Pistachio Cookies 1 cup softened butter 1/2 cup organic granulated cane sugar 2 tsp. vanilla extract 2 1/2 cups all-purpose or whole-wheat pastry flour 1 1/2 cups finely chopped shelled unsalted pistachios 1/3 cup whole-milk plain yogurt 1/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. orange blossom honey (avail.@ Olio), divided In a large bowl, beat the […]

Creamy Chocolate Orange Fondue

Ingredients: ¾ cup semi-sweet chocolate morsels 1 container (8oz) frozen whipped topping—thawed 1-1/2 tablespoon Olio’s Blood Orange EVOO ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon rum or vanilla extract Directions: Place chocolate morsels and half of the whipped topping in a small bowl. Microwave, uncovered, on HIGH 1 minute or until chocolate is melted and smooth, […]

Chocolate Raspberry Bars

Ingredients: 1-1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1-1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, sifted ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup brown sugar, packed 2/3 cup Olio’s Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil* 3 tablespoon water Filling: ¼ cup granulated sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 2 cups raspberries, fresh […]