5 Delicious Items You Should Try at the Napa Valley Olive Oil Company

Napa Valley Olive Oil CompanyAs our guest at Churchill Manor, we encourage you to experience all that Napa Valley has to offer. One place that really makes a trip unique is the Napa Valley Olive Oil Company in downtown Napa. Open each day from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., this family-run Italian grocery store is filled with tasting rooms and knowledgeable staff. They sell their own olive oils, balsamic vinegar, and imported authentic Italian delicacies. Don’t miss the chance to sample the following delicious items at the Napa Valley Olive Oil Company!

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Sample Olive Oils on the Savory Side

First, try one of their flavored olive oils that are on the savory side. You’ll want to pick up a bottle of their black truffle extra virgin olive oil, which would be delicious over fresh risotto, gourmet pasta or mashed potatoes. The Napa Valley Olive Oil Manufacturing Company’s oils are all extra virgin, which is the highest grade and least processed. 

Taste Olive Oils on the Sweeter Side

Then, move on to the sweeter and zestier side of Napa Valley Olive Oil Company’s flavored oils with the blood orange olive oil. This is great drizzled over some fresh mozzarella cheese or a wedge of Italian bread. Consider taking a bottle home to use the next time you prepare seafood. Pour a bit of the olive oil on as you saute the seafood or drizzle just before serving.

Try Flavored Balsamic Vinegar

Next, check out Napa Valley Olive Oil Company’s rich, aroma filled, and flavored Balsamic vinegar. Their Sicilian lemon white balsamic vinegar is a perfect substitute for freshly squeezed lemon juice and is delicious on any fresh fish such as salmon. This vinegar is the perfect addition to your homemade vinaigrette. It mixes well in a mixed green salad, on sliced tomatoes, or even on a piece of roasted pork. The aged raspberry balsamic vinegar is another great choice because it’s a perfect blend of rich, dark, and sweet flavors that go great with fresh fruit and ice cream. It can also be used as a marinade for poultry.

A great way to absorb Napa Valley’s landscapes is to partake in a picnic at their many wineries, and what better to have at your picnic than imported meats from the Napa Valley Olive Oil Company? Their selection includes the popular giant Italian salami, sausage, prosciutto, various cheeses, and of course an enormous selection of olives.  These authentic and locally produced products can go well with your wine for an even richer experience.

Ask the Experts at Napa Valley Olive Oil Company

At the Napa Valley Olive Oil Manufacturing Company, you can sample as many olive oils as you like and “talk shop,” with the owners. Ask the experts, the owners themselves, about their products and their suggestions for the best use of their olive oils and vinegar. Visit the downtown Napa location or the original store in St. Helena. Either way, we’re sure your experience will be memorable and delicious!

Start Planning Your Culinary Adventure

A trip the Napa Olive Oil Company is just one of many culinary adventures you can experience in Wine Country. Let Churchill Manor be your home base as you explore wineries, restaurants and specialty food shops. Our luxurious inn is the perfect place to relax after your excursion. Not to mention, our delicious breakfast is another way for you to savor the flavors of Napa. Browse our expertly appointed rooms and check availability. Don’t forget to download our free Vacation Guide for additional tips on the most delicious things to do in the region.

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