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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Cooking with Olive Oil

Get tips and tricks about cooking with olive oil from Carter & Cavero!

Olive oil helps carry the flavor of foods and spices, provides a pleasing feel in the mouth, and satisfies the appetite. Liberal use of it will enhance both savory and

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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.

A Twist On Brie

Here’s an idea for an interesting take on a well-loved classic, Brie. This dish would make a great appetizer while entertaining! Warm Blueberry Baked Brie What you’ll need: 1, 8oz wheel of Brie cheese 10 sheets of phyllo dough 2/3 cup of fresh blueberries 3tbs Carter & Cavero Blueberry Balsamic Vinegar 1/2tps cinnamon 2tbs sugar […]

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The Trifles of Truffle

I’m constantly looking for new ideas on how to incorporate my different flavored olive oils into my meals. My absolute favorite flavored oil has to be Truffle Olive Oil. Trying to find just the right recipes that will really put my Truffle Oil to the test is also challenging. I recently made a delicious and […]

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How’s That New Year’s Resolution Going?

I’m constantly amazed at the hundreds of articles written on the benefits of olive oil. This article in particular, puts things very clearly. The cancer-fighting, age-defying elements found in olive oil are called Polyphenols. They are found abundantly in olive oil for the very reason that olive oil is not processed. Picture drinking a freshly […]

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Congratulations to our Amazing Crew at Carter & Cavero!!

I have to congratulate our entire crew at Carter & Cavero for the incredible effort put forth in our three stores this holiday season!! I just spent the last three weeks helping out at our Holiday store in Bryant Park in New Your City. It was incredibly exhausting, but, we’re happy to say, we’ve had […]

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Latest and Greatest Last Minute Creation

I have to say, I was out of ideas last night. I didn’t have the energy to come up with anything new and I couldn’t remember any of our customers’ suggestions for our oils and vinegars. That would require too much effort – especially if I had to run to the store for one ingredient. […]

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Pomegranates for the Holidays!

I grew up eating pomegranates from my backyard. They don’t scare me! Pomegranates can be one of the messiest fruits – my husband stays far away from them for that reason. The tiny pods are filled with an intense fruit juice quite different from any other fruit. This intense flavor is why pomegranates are so […]

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What’s for Breakfast?

So… I was sitting in my kitchen thinking about our blog. There’s so much to discuss about olive oil, I just didn’t know where to begin. And so, as I looked at my children fighting over the last piece of warm toasted bread with olive oil and tomato, I found my starting point. Do I […]

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The Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean Diet Pyramid, which represents the optimal, traditional Mediterranean diet, is based on the dietary traditions of Crete and southern Italy in the 1960s. It underlines the importance of the foods making up the principal food groups. Each of these individual food groups offers some, but not all, of the nutrients one needs. Food […]

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