Habanero Mango Shrimp

Ingredients: 1/4 cup diced habanero chile peppers. You could substitute milder chiles or even green peppers for the heat of the habanero 1 medium mango, peeled and diced Juice from 1 lime 1 piece crystallized ginger, minced 1/4 cup red onion, diced 1 teaspoon dried cilantro 1 pound medium to large fresh shrimp, peeled and…

Jalapeno 4 Bean Salad

Ingredients: 4 Tablespoons Wagco Jalapeno Balsamic 3 Tablespoons Wagco Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 Tablespoon Wagco Dried Mediterranean Oregano 1 teaspoon Brown Mustard Seed Powder 1/2 cup red or yellow onion, chopped 1/2 cup green or red bell pepper, chopped 3 stalks celery, chopped 15 oz cut green beans 15 oz garbanzo beans 15 oz…

Basic Vinaigrette

Ingredients: ½ cup Wagco Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 tablespoons Wagco Balsamic Vinegar (your favorite flavor) 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon maple syrup or honey (we sale local honey at our store) 2 medium cloves garlic, pressed or minced ¼ teaspoon fine sea salt, to taste Freshly ground black pepper, to taste Preparation:  …

Brussels Sprouts with Cranberries & Pecans

Ingredients: 1 ½ pounds Brussels sprouts 2 tablespoons Wagco Extra Virgin Olive Oil ¼ teaspoon fine sea salt ⅓ cup dried cranberries ⅓ cup pecans, roughly chopped 1 tablespoon Wagco Red Apple Balsamic Vinegar ⅓ cup finely grated Parmesan Cheese and/or a few thin pats of butter Salt and pepper, to taste (use flaky sea…

Avocado Cucumber Salad

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons Wagco Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 tablespoons Wagco Traditional Balsamic Vinegar Try with Wagco Neapolitan Herb Balsamic Vinegar 2 small-to-medium cloves garlic, pressed or minced Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1 ripe avocado, pitted and sliced or diced 4 Persian cucumbers or 2 medium English cucumbers (12 ounces),…

Quinoa, Watermelon and Feta Salad

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups quinoa, rinsed well 2 cups watermelon, diced 3/4 cup crumbled feta cheese 1/2 cucumber, peeled and diced 1 large or 2 lemons, juiced (about 3-4 tablespoons) 1/4 cup Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil 1 tablespoon Wagco Naples seasoning Preparation: Cook quinoa according to the package directions, let cool completely. In a small…

Chorizo & Black Beans

Ingredients: 1/2 lb lean ground beef 1/2 lb ground turkey 3 tablespoons Wagco Mexican Chorizo Seasoning 3 tablespoons Wagco Jalapeno Balsamic 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 2 tablespoons oregano 3 tablespoons water 1/4 cup Ancho chile powder 2 cans black beans, drained and rinsed 1 small yellow onion, chopped 1 teaspoon dried epazote 2 tablespoons Wagco…

Honey Fig Balsamic Drumsticks

Ingredients: 2 1/2 pounds chicken drumsticks (10-12 drumsticks) 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon  Wagco Sweet Smoked Paprika 3/4 teaspoon onion powder 3 teaspoons Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil (divided) For the Sauce: 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons Wagco Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 2 tablespoons ketchup 4 cloves garlic (minced) 2 tablespoons water Preparation:   Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.  …

Feta and Fig Relish Bites

Ingredients: 2 cups milk 1 cup instant polenta 1/2 cup grated parmesan 2 tablespoons butter 1/3 cup Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil 2 red onions (thinly sliced) 2/3 cup dried figs (finely chopped) 1/3 cup brown sugar (packed) 1/4 cup Wagco Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 2 1/2 ounces feta (crumbled, about 1/2 cup) Preparation:   Grease an 8-inch-square baking pan. Bring milk and 2 cups water…

Steak Marinade

Ingredients: 1/3 cup Wagco Honey Ginger Balsamic 1/2 cup Wagco Favalosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/3 cup fresh lemon juice 1/4 cup Wagco Neapolitan Herb Balsamic 1 1/2 tbsp Wagco Brewpub Garlic Seasoning 3 tbsp dried basil 1 1/2 tbsp dried parsley flakes 1 tsp Wagco White Pepper Preparation:   Place the balsamics, olive oil,…