12 Deliciously Unexpected Olive Oil Desserts
When you think of olive oil, dessert is not likely to be the first course that comes to mind. But as these 12 recipes prove, it’s a category that deserves some consideration. Whether in a cake, cookie, or even a gelato, the right olive oil can make for a divine dessert. And stay tuned tomorrow, we’ll be sharing an olive oil sweet treat of our own!
7. 6-Minute Meyer Lemon Olive Oil Custard: Part of their genius recipe series, this custard from Food 52 is going to be one of our new go-tos. It’s the perfect recipe for our new Vitamix! (via Food 52)
9. Chocolate, Olive Oil, and Sea Salt Cupcakes: You knew chocolate and sea salt went together, but what about adding olive oil to the mix? Try it. You will not be disappointed. (via Raspberri Cupcakes)
10. Orange, Cardamom, Spiced Honey’d Fit Olive Oil Tea Cake: Phew! That recipe name is a mouthful. We’d definitely rather be enjoying that delicious looking cake instead of rattling off its name. (via Will Cook for Friends)
12. Chocolate Mousee with Olive Oil and Sea Salt: Okay this one might be more chocolate than olive oil, but it still has 1/4 cup of olive oil, so we’re counting it. Also, we love chocolate mousse. (via TheKitchn)
Which of these delicious desserts will you be trying first? Tell us in the comments!