3 Baked Goods Recipe Ideas Using Olive Oil

Step aside, canola. Olive oil’s here, and it’s bringing rich flavor to baked goods. Below, find three delicious recipes using this trendy ingredient. 

Savor the Flavor: Lemony Polenta Olive Oil Cake
Beat together eggs and sugar until thick, and then gradually add in olive oil, lemon juice and vanilla. Fold in flour, polenta, baking soda and salt until blended, and bake. For a topping, whip heavy cream into soft peaks. 

Decadent Delights: Chocolate-Olive Oil-Sea Salt Cupcakes
Mix together eggs, egg yolks, sugar and orange zest. Slowly whisk in olive oil, and then fold in flour, salt and baking powder. Bake cupcakes and cool. Top them with chocolate ganache and sea salt.

Luxurious Coffee Dunker: Orange-Hazelnut-Olive Oil Cookies
Combine sugar, olive oil, eggs, orange zest and vanilla. Whisk in finely ground toasted hazelnuts, flour, baking powder and salt. Form dough into a log and chill. Cut the dough into cookies and bake.