Welcome to the Carter & Cavero Recipe Collection!

Carter & Cavero is proud to present seasonally curated recipe collections featuring a number of products available at one of our four New Jersey locations. Explore our latest recipe collections for great appetizers, mains, and more, all perfe

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Spring Recipe Collection

With the Spring season just around the corner, the recipe experts at Carter & Cavero have just released their Spring Recipe Collection!
Experience Our Taste of Spring Recipe Collection

Asparagus Frittata with Porcini Mushroom

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Suggested Olive Oil & Vinegar Pairings

If you need help finding the perfect flavor combination for your infused oils or vinegars, look no further. We’ve put together this helpful pairing chart for you to see which infused oils will pair with which infused vinegars.

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Carter & Cavero Recipe Collection

Our recipes incorporate olive oils in more ways than one. Explore our appetizers, entrees, and desserts, all in the Carter & Cavero Recipe Collection.

Ways to Please Your Senses with Olives

Please your senses with olives! Did you know that you can do millions of things with olives, not just eat them? Here are some ways to fill your stomach, treat your skin, hair and smell nice with olives and olive oil. Olive oil is great for many skin-care regimens and tackle numerous issues that bother […]

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Best Easter Dessert Recipes

Carter & Cavero suggests cooking with the seasons, which involves selecting fruits and vegetables that are at the height of freshness and flavor. Some fresh fruits that are available in April include oranges, strawberries, papaya and rhubarb. Try whipping up some of these tasty dessert recipes for your family’s Easter gathering! Dessert Cups with Fruity […]

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Olive Recipes Perfect for Spring

Olives are universal and can be used in virtually any meal. Not only do they have many health advantages–great for heart health, loaded with antioxidants, help prevent high blood pressure–when used as oils, they also make meals taste delicious and help balance the acidity in high-acid foods, such as tomatoes. As Spring draws near and […]

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Eating Olives Lowers Your Bad Cholesterol

For people with high cholesterol, it is important to maintain a diet that will help reduce the amount of cholesterol in your body. Olives and olive oil, known for their monounsaturated fats, can help you lower your LDL (low-density lipoprotein) cholesterol. This type of bad cholesterol can build up in your bloodstream and cling to […]

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olive types and food, wine, cheese pairings

Types of Olives and Pairings

If you’ve ever strolled through your local supermarket, chances are that you’ve seen an olive bar in the store with an almost endless amount of different types of olives. Black, green, purple, pitted, stuffed…The large variety of olives may intimidate you, but after reading this, you’ll learn about the different types of olives and a […]

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Customer Alert: Our Barrel-Aged Condimentos

In keeping with our tradition of providing our customers with the latest information about the fine products we offer, Carter & Cavero has changed the name of its Traditional Style Balsamic Vinegars and White Balsamic Vinegars to “Barrel-Aged Condimentos” and “White Barrel-Aged Condimentos.”  These changes to our bottle labels will occur over the course of […]

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Red Apple Glazed Bacon

Ingredients: 1 pound bacon Coarse sea salt (Himalayan Pink) Fresh ground pepper 1/2 c. of Red Apple Balsamic Marinade plus 1/4 c. of the marinade reserved for basting.  (recipe for the marinade above) Place pork in a shallow dish, and season with salt and pepper. Pour 1/2 cup of the vinaigrette over bacon. and turn to […]

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Antioxidants and Olive Oil

What are antioxidants? Oxidation is a process that occurs not only when olive oil is being produced, but also inside our own bodies. Reactions occur continually inside the body, giving rise to the formation of free radicals. As a rule, free radicals do not cause severe damage thanks to the protection provided by antioxidants, which […]

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