Celebrate Memorial Day with Texas Olive Ranch

Memorial Day is the unofficial beginning of summer so it’s no wonder people love it. Just the mention of Memorial Day elicits all kinds of great memories– block parties, splashing around in the pool, and (of course) the great summer

Getting To Know Your Olive Oil: Variety Of Olives At Texas Olive Ranch

We Grow A Variety of Olive Trees From the Mediterranean in Texas At Texas Olive Ranch in Carrizo Springs, TX, we cultivate a variety of olive trees originating from our founder’s travels across the Mediterranean. Jim Henry, our founder, spent

Grilling Done Right with Texas Olive Ranch

Everyone gathers around the grill. We all love grilled meats and vegetables. The smell of meat on the grill alone produces nostalgia, and when done right the taste is even more remarkable. The char and flavor that comes from cooking

Texas Olive Ranch Game Day Recipes That Are Guaranteed Touchdowns

The Super Bowl is America’s favorite sports showcase of the year. Even people who don’t particularly like football go to Super Bowl parties for the fun, food, and– of course– the commercials! This year, our very own Lone Star State

3 New Year’s Resolutions You Can Achieve with Help from Texas Olive Ranch

With the holidays behind us and the thrill of a new year ahead, we see this month as a blank canvas ready and waiting for us to paint it with experiences. January is also a great time to make changes

A Fresh & Healthy Mediterranean Menu Featuring Texas Olive Ranch

Certainly, you’ve heard the saying “it’s not a diet, it’s a lifestyle.” Well, in the case of the “Mediterranean diet,” that is certainly true—at least for the millions of people in countries like Greece and Italy whose eating habits were

Holiday Gift Sets That They’ll Love

You can share the joy of Texas flavor this holiday season. At Texas Olive Ranch, giving gifts is just as exciting as receiving gifts. Picking out that special gift you know they’ll love is so rewarding for us. With this

5 Christmas Recipes Made Great with Texas Olive Ranch

For all the joy that Christmas brings, stress is returned three times over. Beyond social obligations, gift shopping, and dealing with winter weather, you probably have a dinner or two to plan for. Whether you’re showing up with a side

5 Thanksgiving Side Dishes Featuring Texas Olive Ranch

Thanksgiving is not a “healthy” holiday by and stretch of the imagination, but you can still find ways to incorporate healthy ingredients and dishes into your spread amongst the marshmallow-laden sweet potato pie. The secret? Flavorful and anti-oxidant rich Texas

5 Great Appetizers That Texas Olive Ranch Enhances

Wow yourself and your guests with these simple yet elegant (not to mention delicious!) appetizer recipes. Each one is inspired by Mediterranean cooking but with a Texas twist. We’ve paired what we consider the perfect selections of our cold pressed

So what exactly does “cold pressed” extra virgin olive oil mean?

In a world where marketing honchos throw superlatives around like candy at a Homecoming Parade, it may seem like “cold pressed” is just another useless phrase thrown in to try and trick you into thinking our olive oil is special…

Extra Virgin Olive Oil: What Exactly Is This New Texas Gold?

When we call olive oil “extra virgin,” it refers to the quality of olive oil and the free fatty acid content in the EVOO.  If olive oil is labeled “extra virgin,” the free fatty acid content must be less than