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New at The French Olive

New at The French Olive

Flavored Oils We now offer 3 flavors: Basil, Fresh Garlic, and Meyer Lemon, to top your favorite salad, pasta, fish, meats or vegetables.. These flavors are only available in our 250ml size bottle. For the holidays, we have made up “Flavor Sets” gift “baskets”…

News & Notes | January 2018

News & Notes | January 2018

HARVEST The harvest came in later than usual this fall. The olives were milled November 1st, the oil has rested for 2 months, and has been bottled, ready for sales. After years of drought, 2017 was a very rainy year for California, followed by…

Celebration of Harvest 2016

Celebration of Harvest 2016

The “Celebration de Recolte” means a celebration of the harvest in French. We are celebrating this “nouvelle huile” (new oil), from our 2016 October harvest at the peak of it’s freshness after it’s short rest from the press before bottling. Right now the oil…

2016 Harvest Celebration Sale

2016 Harvest Celebration Sale

Select Products on Sale Oct. 19 – Nov. 16, 2016 To celebrate another harvest, The French Olive is having an online sale for the next 4 weeks.  This sale includes all our products EXCEPT the new basket and bamboo gift packs.  Take advantage of…

Gift Baskets are Here!

Gift Baskets are Here!

The French Olive is pleased to present our first gift baskets and our partnership with Bozzano Olive Ranch. Bozzano owns and operates the mill where our olives are pressed into oil and their ranch also offers balsamic vinegar imported from Modena, Italy. We have…

“Celebration of Harvest” 2015

“Celebration of Harvest” 2015

The “Celebration d’ Recolte” means a celebration of the harvest in French. This year we, at The French Olive Ranch, are rejoicing with our largest harvest, to date, and have just released the 2015 oil. The oil is identified by the year in which…

Olive Oil Muffins

Olive Oil Muffins

Recipe from Giada’s Kitchen by Giada de Laurentiis Olive oil in a muffin?  You may regard this suspiciously but the citrus zests and the almonds is the flavor you pick up more that the fruity oil taste.  The oil give the muffins a delicate, moist…

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

Best ever, summer salad!! Slice ripe summer, or heirloom, tomatoes into disks.  Arrange on a plate.  Top with slices of fresh Mozzarella cheese and garnish with chopped, fresh basil.  Adding capers is optional, but it adds a tangy, vinegar flavor, one of Yancey’s favorite.…