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Recipe: Quick & Easy Garden Salad Recipe

Ingredients Dressing: 1 shallot, minced Juice from ½ a lemon 2 tbsp of champagne vinegar ¼ cup Frog Hollow Farm extra virgin olive oil, plus more for roasting eggplant (on sale now!) Salad: 1 cup of bulgur wheat 1 large

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Farm Focus: Baking with Frog Hollow Olive Oil

  Living in California, it’s only natural that I cook nearly everything in olive oil -it’s local, delicious, and the health benefits are countless. Every olive oil has different flavor notes. Some are bold and grassy, while others are light

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Recipe: Frog Hollow Olive Oil Cake with Citrus Compote

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  Ingredients 5 eggs (room temperature) 1 tbsp of orange zest 1/3 cup and 2 tbsp. of Frog Hollow olive oil (2012 is suitable for this recipe) ½ cup Sauterne (you can substitute with a sweet wine such as white

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Farm Focus: Taste Test: Olive Oil Frog Hollow 2012 vs. 2013

Excerpt from Otis Maxwell’s “Farmer Al of Frog Hollow Farm has high expectations for all his products. So when he told me he was unusually excited about his new 2013 vintage olive oil, that got my attention. He sent

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Sliced Citrus Salad with Olives and Chili

Ingredients 3 Oranges ( a mix of Navel and Moro blood orange will look beautiful) Frog Hollow Farm extra virgin olive oil Flaky sea salt such as Maldon 3 tablespoons Castelvetrano olives (or your favorite variety) thinly sliced Chili powder

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