To help you kick start your summer snacking, we’ve got eight delicious recipes featuring California Ripe Olives. California produces 95% of the ripe olives grown in the United States, including the Manzanillo and the Sevillano. Mild, versatile and meaty, these green and black fruits add great flavor to any dish.
To inspire your California Ripe Olives snacking, we’ve enlisted the help of eight bloggers to showcase the versatility of California Green Ripe Olives and California Black Ripe Olives. Plus, each of our blogger partners is hosting a Pinterest giveaway, featuring a tasty California Ripe Olives prize pack. For more details, click on any of these photos and check out the guidelines below.
Vegetarian Pizza Roll Ups
California Ripe Olives make homemade snacks easy and affordable, meaning you and your family can enjoy healthy, delicious snacks that fit your budget.
Olive and Roasted Garlic Tapenade Stuffed Mushrooms
Because they go with anything, snacks made with California Ripe Olives are perfect for picnics and parties. They’re sure to please your family and friends in any setting!
Feta Cheese-Covered Olives
Rustic Tomato & Olive Tapenade
California Ripe Olives have a shelf life of 36-48 months, meaning you can enjoy California Ripe Olives in your favorite salads, pizzas, appetizers and snacks year round!
Salad on a Stick
Mixed Olive Bruschetta
California Ripe Olives Pinterest Giveaway Guidelines:
This sweepstakes is sponsored by the California Olive Committee in partnership with Kitchen PLAY. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Open to US residents age 18 and older.
TO ENTER: To be eligible to win, reader must request to be added to the California Ripe Olives Pinterest group board maintained by one or more of the bloggers listed above, via the comments on those posts (links provided above). Once added to a group board, entrant must then add at least one (1) pin featuring California Ripe Olives to that group board during the sweepstakes period listed on that blog. (Pinning from the California Ripe Olives Pinterest board is allowed and encouraged.)
Visit each blogger’s post above for specific entry timeframe. Giveaway launches on June 30, 2014 with new posts published daily until July 3, 2014. Winner for each participating blog will be selected randomly on the date listed on that blog from all eligible entries and notified by email. Once notified, winner must provide shipping address within 48 hours of notification, at which time a new winner will be chosen randomly from all remaining eligible entries.
Winners may only win one prize pack across all eight participating blogs and group Pinterest boards. Odds of winning depend on final number of eligible entries (approximately 1 in 20). Total value of prize is approximately $50, and no cash will be awarded in exchange for the prize.