Holiday November 25 2014

Holiday Newsletter

The holiday season brings delicious goings on in the kitchen. We are pleased to help you create delicious dishes from the familiar to the truly unique. We have your cooking and gifting covered!

Thanksgiving Weekend Special:

Everybody loves Black Friday, but we are especially fond of Small Business Saturday (the day after Black Friday), because it gives us mom and pops an extra chance to shine. Come in and support Olive Tree with this amazing deal:

Buy three get one free! Good for 200ml, 375 ml and also 750ml.

Valid through Sunday, November 30th. This deal is a unicorn, folks…it is rarely seen! Take advantage of it, while you can!

Cooking Class


Join us on Monday, January 5th as Chef Jasper prepares a Winter Tuscan Menu. Jasper's Restaurant just received the Fine Dining Hall of Fame Award and Zagat’s Top Northern Italian Restaurants along with accolades from People Magazine, NBC and USA’s Top 25 Italian Restaurants in North America. We are truly honored to have Chef Jasper in our kitchen.

Crispy Polenta with Porcini Mushroom Sauce
Ribolita Soup - A traditional soup that is re-cooked the next day.
Pasta "Fatta In Cassa" - A simple flavorful winter sugo.
Tuscan Crostata (Jam Tart) - with olive oil gelato and balsamic drizzle.

Date: January 5th
Time: 6pm
Fee: 55.00

Sign up quickly—these classes sell out FAST.

Please call the store 913.338.2700 to reserve your space.

We love hosting classes, so watch for a few more from our favorite local food experts coming very soon!

Jasper’s Cookware

We are thrilled to carry Jasper's line of cookware, made by Vita Craft, right here in KC. This 5-ply stainless steel cookware has Jasper’s hearty seal of approval and recommendation, to cook beautifully in your own kitchen. Stop in to check out all of the different pieces available to purchase.

New Salts Add Flavor And Intrigue (yes, seriously!)

We have an array of delicious and interesting new salts and rubs:

Olive Tree Sea Salts: Asian Ginger and Sriracha
Savory Addictions: Beer Barrel Smoked Salt (made here in Kansas City)
Bourbon Barrel: Smoked Salt, Smoked Pepper, Smoked Sugar (excellent for coffee, baked goods and cocktails-go wild!), Smoked Chef’s Blend (salt, sugar, pepper, paprika, garlic and parsley—think rub or sprinkled over popcorn or potatoes of all kinds).

Salt Bricks Are Back In!

The ever popular Himalayan Salt Bricks, for cooking or serving are in, but they sell fast. The 8x10 brick is priced at 49.95.

Special gift ideas:

Our beautiful glass cruets pair perfectly with a special bottle of olive oil or balsamic for that finished, thoughtful gift. We also have adorable initial tin hang tags, that create a warm, personal and usable touch to your gift.

Store Hours:

Closed Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve - Open until 3:00 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
New Year's Eve - Open until 3:00 p.m.
Closed New Year's Day

Starting the week of December 8th, we will have extended shopping hours during the week. On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings we will be open until 7:00 p.m.

We have many excellent gift choices, small to grand-appropriate for all kinds of folks and occasions. Our sales associates are more than ready to help you choose just the right thing. Please note that all shipping requests must be in by December 17th to guarantee Christmas delivery.

Have a wonderful, healthy happy holiday season, and a happy new year!

Dream Big,
Mindy and the Olive Tree staff