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Interesting Facts About Figs That You May Not Know

Interesting Facts About Figs That You May Not Know

While figs are becoming increasingly popular, many people really don’t know that much about figs. Where do they come from? Where did they get their name? Great questions The history of figs Yes, there is quite an interesting history behind figs! Did you know that the Spaniards introduced Mission Figs to the California territory in the early 16th century? Fact! The priests at Mission San Diego planted figs in California in 1769. That’s how the “Mission” fig got its name! Here are a few more fun facts: Many believe it was figs that were the fruit in the Garden of...

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Valentine's Day Traditions in Croatia

Valentine's Day Traditions in Croatia

We love this time of year! It’s a great opportunity to show the ones close to us how much we care. While most people know Valentine’s Day as a time for chocolate and roses, there are actually some very unique Valentine’s Day traditions in Croatia that most people may not know. Since our famous fig spreads are crafted in Croatia using figs from the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia, we know a thing or two about how Valentine’s Day is celebrated there, and want to share the history with you too! Valentine’s Day is about customs related to St. Valentine In...

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How to Create the Perfect Charcuterie Board

How to Create the Perfect Charcuterie Board

Everyone goes above and beyond with their culinary skills during the holidays but for the rest of the year, many of us settle for putting out a simple cheese and cracker plate and calling it a day. While we all appreciate a beautiful charcuterie board, few of us have any idea how to pull one together that looks nearly as good as what you see in those glossy food magazines. Don’t despair! We’ll share the easy steps to create the perfect charcuterie board that will make you the envy of the neighborhood! Start with a nice board or platter While...

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Dalmatia Spreads Announces New Monthly Recipe Contest on Facebook

Dalmatia Spreads Announces New Monthly Recipe Contest on Facebook

We love hearing from our customers about all the exciting and creative ways they use our spreads in their culinary endeavors. Starting in November, we decided to recognize these fantastic ideas. Dalmatia Spreads is announcing a new monthly recipe contest on Facebook! Keep reading to learn all the details. Why launch a contest on Facebook? Our loyal followers have always been so involved with our Facebook page, liking our posts, sharing our page with others, and giving their suggestions on more delicious ways to use our spreads. We thought Facebook would be the perfect platform to launch a contest! Contestants...

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