Monday, May 16, 2011

California Olive Ranch Review and Giveaway...

Congrats to Andrea P!

We recently had the chance to review a bottle of California Olive Ranch olive oil.

About California Olive Ranch:
"We cold press our award winning 100% California grown olives within hours of picking for a fresher taste. Our distinct green bottle keeps our sustainably grown, premium extra virgin olive oil fresh longer. Enjoy the new taste of fresh!"

About the Everday Olive Oil:
Tasting notes:

Delicate EVOO
Fruity nose
Smooth and buttery tongue
Very slight peppery finish
Goes Well With:

When baking cakes and cookies.
For all-purpose mayonnaise and mashed potatoes
With tender salad greens
                      


What we thought: This was a really great olive oil for everyday use.  It had a pleasant flavor that worked well for a variety of cooking methods.  We used it in our pump sprayer that converts oil into spray and it was great for prepping pans for cooking and baking and worked really well sprayed on fresh veggies for roasting.  It was great for using in baked goods and on grilled meats.  It was so versatile and our two favorite ways to eat it were mixed with a little basil pesto as a dipping sauce and as a base for delicious salad dressings. Overall, a really great olive oil for daily use...a great healthy alternative to butter or other oils:)  ABCD Diaries gives California Oil Ranch an A+!


Buy It: Find this awesome olive oil at California Olive Ranch!
Win It: California Olive Ranch has generously offered one ABCD Diaries reader a bottle of olive oil! To enter, follow our blog via GFC.

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6.Tweet about this giveaway(leave link)+1 entry per day(1 tweet/day)
7.COR has been nominated as best olive oil by the Vegetarian Times. Vote for COR today! +1 entry
8.Blog about this giveaway(leave link) +2 entries...comment twice please
9.Enter any other current giveaways on ABCD Diaries and leave a comment saying so. +1 for each entered

Giveaway ends Monday, May 30, 2011 at 11:59cst. Winner will be chosen via random.org and emailed. They will have 48 hours to reply. Open to US 18+



Disclosure: ABCD Diaries was given a bottle of olive oil for review purposes only. We were in no other way compensated. The opinions expressed in this post are ours and ours alone.

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