Entertaining tips from Maria Long of Close to Home: both ingredients for easy appetizers as well as gifts during the holidays.
ENTERTAINING TIPS: Salad dressings – Use an olive oil based dressing to add an extra burst of nutrients to any salad. Simply mix in some lemon zest, garlic and a pinch of salt to NAR Gourmet’s Lemon Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil to make a classic fresh dressing.
Dips and appetizers – Blend olive oil in any dip to create an extra smooth texture, or go basic with some lightly toasted bread drizzled with NAR Gourmet’s Garlic Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil and salt to make an impressive starter to any meal.
Marinade – Olive oil makes a great addition to any marinade wither its meat or vegetables. Drizzle some over your grilled or baked dish to add extra flavor. NAR Gourmet’s Basil Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Red Pepper Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil, for example, take any dish from basic to brilliant.
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