Sweet or Savoury? 16 Olive Oil Recipes You’ll Want To Make
We all cook with olive oil, but have you ever tried baking with olive oil? It not only adds flavour, but also results in moist and yummy bakes. Whether you prefer sweet or savoury, we have a couple of gold gems. From olive oil ice cream to homemade bread, here are our favourite olive oil recipes for all the bakers and olive oil connoisseurs out there.
From biscuits to doughnuts and creamy delights, you’ll love these tasty treats.
Salted Dark Chocolate, Pretzel & Caramel-rippled Ice Cream
Ice cream is one of the many reasons we love summer. The combo of salted dark choc, whispers of caramel and crunchy pretzels, make this ice cream an unforgettable treat.
Baked Carrot Cake Doughnuts
We combine two of the tastiest things life has to offer – carrot cake and doughnuts. Yum!
White Choc Macadamia Biscuit & Olive Oil Ice Cream Sundae
We’ve given the Sundae an adult make-over, with No-Churn Olive Oil Ice Cream, fancy macadamia cookies and fresh mint.
Lemon & Poppy Seed Whoopie Pies with Raspberry Cream
A cheerful and berryliscious bake; these whoopie pies are deliciously moist thanks to the olive oil addition.
Olive Oil Polenta Cakes with Pink Grapefruit Drizzle
Pretty as a picture and delicious too. Guests will adore these whimsical teatime treats.
Turkish Delight Olive Oil Shortbread with White Choc
The only thing that could possibly make these biccies more delightful is a perfectly brewed pot of tea. Pinkies up!
Not sure what to serve for dessert? Indulge in these olive oil cake recipes.
Chocolate Olive Torte with Cardamom, Pears & Almond
Fragrant cardamom, delicate pears and crunchy almonds come together in this tasty torte.
Olive Oil Chocolate Torte with Mascarpone & Seasonal Berries
Once you try this decadent and irresistibly fudgy torte, there’s no going back. Top with seasonal berries for a deliciously tart contrast.
Blood Orange Olive Oil & Almond Cake
Zesty flavours perfectly balance the sweeter notes of this orange & almond cake.
Carrot Cake Muffins with Whipped Lemon Cream Cheese Icing
These carrot cake muffins topped with cream cheese icing and pecans are sooo good!
Nothing beats freshly baked bread, whether made with or dipped in olive oil.
Tomato & Chorizo Pull-apart Bread
This pull-apart tomato and smoky chorizo bread was made for sharing with family and friends at the dinner table or braai feast.
Mini Olive Oil, Cumin & Sesame Bread Rolls
Cumin-spiced bread rolls with lashings of butter – what more could you want?
Olive Oil & Herb Crusted Loaf with Chunky Olive & Feta Dip
This crusty loaf is tasty as is, but the olive & feta dip takes it to the next level!
Roasted Red Pepper & Goat’s Cheese Quiche
The combination of sweet, smoky peppers and creamy goat’s cheese is super satisfying.
Veggie & Ricotta Quiche with Parmesan Olive Oil Crust
Forget about Lorraine, this Ricotta Quiche is where it’s at!
Onion, Olive & Goat’s Cheese Tart
This sensational savoury tart makes chopping onions worth the tears.
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