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All About: Honey

We love honey at New Canaan Olive Oil! We have a large selection of honeys (whipped, flavored, local, raw, and Greek) and lots of delicious recipes to use them in. Here are a few of our favorite honey facts.  Honey can help reduce allergy symptoms. When you ingest the small amount of pollen in honey, your body begins to develop an immune response to it. Over time, the antibodies produced will help relieve seasonal allergy symptoms. Local honey with pollen from the area you live in works best. We recommend our allergy relieving tea recipe. Honey can soothe your throat...

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All About: Bacon Olive Oil

Rich, smoky, and flavorful: our Bacon Organic Olive Oil will add a great depth of flavor to any recipe you use it in. Made with natural vegetable flavoring, this olive oil is vegetarian and vegan approved. How to Use It? Our Bacon Olive Oil is wonderful in any dish where you want to add bacon flavor. Cook your eggs in it, to impart delicious bacon flavor. Sauté with cubed bread to make bacon croutons. Drizzle over baked potatoes and add cheese for an easy loaded potato. Slice Brussels Sprouts thinly, dress with olive oil and salt, and roast. Use in...

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All About: Gremolata Olive Oil

The first thing people ask when they see our Gremolata Extra Virgin Olive Oil is, “what is a gremolata?” A Gremolata is a condiment that is made primarily of chopped parsley, minced garlic, and lemon zest. This special condiment is typically spooned on foods right before you eat them to infuse the bright flavors of garlic, lemon, and parsley into the dish. These flavors shine in our Gremolata EVOO. You can skip the chopping, mincing, and zesting, and pour true Gremolata flavor right from the bottle. How to Use It? Because this is such a flavorful olive oil, you can...

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All About: Jalapeño Olive Oil

What makes it so special? Jalapeños are crushed with the olives at the mill to create an olive oil with the fresh taste of jalapeño peppers. How to Use It? There are any number of ways to use our Jalapeño Olive Oil. If you like spice and peppers, it’s simple to enhance your favorite dishes. Here are a few of the ways we like to use it: In chicken and seafood marinades. On cold side dishes, like a corn/bell pepper/bean salad. Drizzle on soups as a finish, to add richness and spice. Mix into hummus or guacamole to add a...

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Metrocrops at New Canaan Olive Oil

Would you love fresh, local greens all winter long? How about 10% off your New Canaan Olive Oil in-store purchases? Get both, by signing on with Metrocrops and making our store your pick-up location. MetroCrops, LLC is an indoor farm located in a former manufacturing facility on River Street in Bridgeport, CT. From their website: MetroCrops is growing and harvesting baby salad greens 365 days a year. All of our greens are grown from certified organic seeds - never GMO. They are hand-picked, hand rinsed, and hand packaged. We use only filtered water. We do not use pesticides or herbicides...

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