Love and Olive Oil

Recipes

Chocolate Maraschino Layer Cake

Chocolate Maraschino Layer Cake

Ube and Coconut Cream Pie

Ube & Coconut Cream Pie

Dig in to this bright and flavorful Dragonfruit Smoothie Bowl!

Dragonfruit Smoothie Bowls

Broccoli Raab and Pistachio Pesto Pasta with Burrata

Broccoli Rabe and Pistachio Pesto Pasta with Burrata

Soft, chewy and crinkly: Pistachio Amaretti Cookies

Pistachio Amaretti Cookies

Chocolate Banana Rye Muffins

Chocolate Banana Rye Muffins

Blackened Shrimp Tacos with Dragonfruit Salsa

Blackened Shrimp Tacos with Dragonfruit Salsa

Cookies 'n Cream Puff Ice Cream Sandwiches

Cookies ‘n Cream Puff Ice Cream Sandwiches

Overhead shot of three scoops of Banana Fudge Chunk Ice Cream on a pewter platter with three spoons on the side.

Banana Fudge Chunk Ice Cream

White plate with slices of watermelon, sprinkled with basil lime sugar. Garnished with fresh lime slices and a small bowl of sugar on the side.

Watermelon with Basil Lime Sugar

Skillet Bourbon Peach Crisp with fresh peaches on the side and a shot glass of bourbon.

Skillet Bourbon Peach Crisp

Pouring the cider vinegar-based brine into a jar packed with cucamelons.

Cucamelon Pickles

Overhead shot of Cacao Butter and Ruby Chocolate Chip Cookies on a wire rack with a dish filled with ruby cacao wafers, pink background.

Cacao Butter & Ruby Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peach & Fresh Herb Focaccia Bread on a marble background cut into slices

Peach & Thyme Focaccia Bread

Two cones of pistachio gelato overturned on a white plate with two spoons and dish of green pistachios on the side.

Ultimate Pistachio Lover’s Gelato

Dulce de Leche Oatmeal Crumb Bars on a blue background with a bowl and spoon of dulce de leche

Dulce de Leche Oatmeal Crumb Bars

Rows of pink and orange "Funfetti Fours" with buttercream decorations and rainbow sprinkles

Funfetti Fours (Birthday Cake Petit Fours)

Two jars of spicy garlic dill refrigerator pickles, with fresh dill and dill flowers

Spicy Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles

A glass of Cold Brew Peach Iced Tea and a bottle of peach simple syrup in the background

Cold Brew Peach Iced Tea

Stack of White Chocolate-Stuffed Chocolate Cookies, top cookie broken in half to show the melted white chocolate center.

White Chocolate-Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

Fennel and Arugula Salad with Candied Orange Peel

Fennel and Arugula Salad with Candied Orange Peel

Handmade ceramic bowl filled with cumin-spiced beet salad with bowls of yogurt and radish flowers and fresh dill in the background

Cumin-Spiced Beet Salad with Yogurt and Preserved Lemon

A metal loaf pan filled with Blueberry Ginger Sorbet, with an ice cream scoop and a perfect ball of sorbet.

Blueberry Ginger Sorbet

Cabbage & Zucchini Okonomiyaki, cooked in a cast iron skillet and topped with bonito flakes

Cabbage & Zucchini Okonomiyaki

A slice of strawberry hibiscus pound cake being lifted with a cake server.

Strawberry Hibiscus Swirl Bundt Cake

Homemade strawberry margarita jam in hexagon glass jars with custom designed labels, surrounded by fresh strawberries and limes.

Strawberry Margarita Jam

Two slices of a strawberry cake roll, showing the spiral shape and whipped cream filling.

Strawberry Cake Roll

Ahi Mango Poke served in a wooden bowl on a turquoise background.

Ahi Mango Poke

Rows of Chocolate Amaretti Cookies on a wire cooling rack, with one cookie with a bite taken out of it.

Chocolate Amaretti Cookies

My New Best Ginger Beers for 2019

22 Favorite Craft Ginger Beers (Updated for 2019!)

Three chicken tinga tacos in a stainless steel taco holder, with a bowl of crumbled cheese, pickled onions, and a margarita on the side.

Saucy Chicken Tinga Tacos

A wire cooling rack with freshly baked rice muffins on top

Bolos de Arroz (Portuguese Rice Muffins)

Bowl of Sesame Stir Fry Noodles with Mushrooms, Carrots and Spinach

Sesame Stir Fry Noodles

Oven-fried Coconut Shrimp with sweet chili dipping sauce

Baked Coconut Shrimp

Homemade sourdough cracker recipe with olive oil and herbs

Sourdough Crackers with Olive Oil & Herbs

Strawberry Elderflower Shrub Mocktail recipe

Fruit & Vinegar Shrub Mocktails