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Simple, delicious and healthy, an avocado toast for anyone in a hurry that would still like to eat well. Just prepare a perfectly ripe Avocado with some toasted fresh bread, sea salt, lemon juice, red pepper and your favorite Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Olive Destination.

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Ingredients 8 oz. good quality whole milk ricotta 1 large ripe peach, sliced in 1/4" slices (8 slices) 1/4 cup fresh torn basil leaves 2 tablespoons Olive Destination Peach White Balsamic 2 tablespoons Olive Destination Extra Virgin Olive Oil salt & pepper to taste Instructions Arrange the sliced peaches on a platter sandwiching one tablespoon of ricotta between the slices. Whisk the olive oil with the white balsamic vinegar and drizzle the peaches and ricotta with the dressing. Season with salt and pepper and scatter fresh basil leaves over the peaches.

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Ingredients 1/2 cup Olive Destination Lemon Agrumato (Fused) Olive Oil 3 large eggs 1 cup white sugar 3 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 1/2 cups whole almonds, toasted 1 teaspoon almond extract Directions Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets or line with parchment paper. In a medium bowl, beat together the lemon agrumato olive oil, eggs, sugar and almond extract until well blended. Combine the flour and baking powder, stir into the egg mixture to form a heavy dough. Divide dough into two pieces. Form each...

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Best Avocado Toast This recipe is a great breakfast alternative and a healthy way to start your day. It’s important to get a perfectly ripe avocado, not to hard and not to soft. A trick that some use is to buy firm Avocados, put them in a brown paper bag and set them in a warm place in your kitchen overnight and then move them to the refrigerator. Ripe but not overly ripe avocadoes have perfect creaminess and a rich, nutty taste. For toasting, you want the bread well-toasted to a crunchy brown on one side, in a skillet thinly...

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The statistics are earth-shattering. Heart disease accounts for one of every three deaths in the United States. Each day, 2,200 Americans die of cardiovascular disease — about one every 40 seconds. Celebrate Heart Month by observing the suggestions below so you’re not one of the three. Hopefully you'll make these superfoods part of your everyday eating plan. Start by filling your shopping cart with fresh fruits and veggies, fish, whole grains and healthy fats like Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Though many foods can help keep your heart healthy dietitians say these superstars definitely should be on your plate: » Berries...

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