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Pearl Olives California Grown Specialties Olives [Review and Giveaway] [Ends 1/18]

I'm back from my mini-blog vacation! I took some time off and basically took off my blogging hat for a while to relax and spend time with family. So that means I have many products and companies to tell you about, and today I'm starting with some of the best olives I've had in a long time. I mean, these were incredible. Remember when I told you about Pearl Olives to Go? These adorable snack packs were so perfect for lunch time (read my review here!)

Pearl Olives are made by the Musco Family Olive Company, a privately held family business that is the leading supplier of olives in America. This company has family roots and has passed on from generation to generation, so make sure you read more about their family history if you have a moment. I tried California Grown Specialties Olives in three different flavors - Spicy Escabeche, Herbs & Sweet Pepper, Garlic, Lemon & Thyme.

These olives were incredible. I can rarely say this about olives, but these were SO tasty and SO flavorful. First of all, I loved all three flavors and each olive container was PACKED with flavor. Usually, olives have a salty, semi-tart taste to them. Trust me, they're good no matter what - I love olives! But these speciatly olives were incredible. Next time I get these, I plan on having a container all to myself. I especially loved the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme, because it comes with little lemon wedges inside and there were actual garlic cloves in them. The herbs & sweet pepper had a ton of peppers in them. And you could see the veggies and jalapenos in the Spicy Escabeche. I was so impressed!

Best of all, these come at a great price. Normally I would expect olives like these to come at an expensive price, but they really aren't expensive at all. They are about $4.49 for a 6 ounce jar. Not bad at all! Now, they aren't in every store, so if you want to purchase these, visit their website and find out the store nearest to you that sells these.  You want to purchase these for your lunch. In fact, I'm fairly certain once you try these, you won't want to share these with anyone else in your home.

And I am so excited to announce that one of my lucky readers will get to win the same three jars of olives that I got to try! Simply enter via the widget below.

Also, make sure you visit Pearl Olive's website and get recipes and find out more about their products.  Also, you can like them on Facebook, follow them on Twitter, and follow them on Pinterest. Giveaway ends 1/18/15.

Pearl Specialty Olives

I received this complimentary product in exchange for my honest review.

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  1. I want to try the Garlic, Lemon, and Thyme Olives.
    marcia.goss@gmail.com

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  2. I'd love to try the garlic olives
    Mary Beth Elderton

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  3. I want to try the herbs and sweet peppers

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  4. These sound wonderful! I would love to try the spicy variety. Happy New Year!

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  5. I would like to try their Spicy Escambeche Olives.

    Nancy
    allibrary (at) aol (dot) com

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  6. I would like to try the herb olives,but my husband would go for the spicy.

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  7. I would like to try the Jalepeno Stuffed. Yummy! Thanks for the chance!

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  8. I would love to try the stuffed peimientos!

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  10. I would like the Garlic, Lemon and Thyme Olives.

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  11. I would like to try the herbs and sweet peppers.

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  12. I want to try the Jalapeno stuffed olives

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  13. I would like to try the Jalepeno Stuffed olives

    abfantom at yahoo dot com

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  14. all 3 i plan to try

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  15. Herbs and Sweet Peppers.

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  16. I would like to try the garlic , lemon and thyme....
    annettemilo@yahoo.com

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  17. I want to try the black pitted olives to go

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  18. Nicole Carter WeasleyJanuary 13, 2015 at 3:29 AM

    When their gourmet olives, I just eat them by themselves!

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  19. Nicole Carter WeasleyJanuary 13, 2015 at 3:30 AM

    I want to try the Garlic Stuffed olives.

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  20. I want to try the blue cheese stuffed olives
    Traymona(at)aol.com

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  21. I'd like to try the Queen Pimiento Stuffed olives.

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  22. fingers. I love have fingers with my olives. And by that I mean, I like to do the olive alien finger thing, and then just eat them. I prefer my olives alone is what I'm trying to say :D

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  23. I am most excited to try the jalapeño stuffed olives

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  24. EVERYTHING!! My favorite snack with olives is Sliced Wisconsin Cheddar on Butter Crackers, topped with slices of Roma Tomato and Black Olive.. yummy!

    babydjs_mom@yahoo.com

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  25. I'm most excited to try the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme!! They sound delish :)

    babydjs_mom@yahoo.com

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  26. I'm excited to try the Garlic Lemon & Thyme!!
    YUM!!!

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  27. I'd like to try the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme!

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  28. I want to try the Jalapeno Stuffed olives.

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  29. I'd love to try the Jalepeno stuffed olives!

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  30. I want to try the jalapeno stuffed olives, yum! :-) Thank you.

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  31. I'd love to try the Jalepeno Stuffed olives.

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  32. with everything

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  33. Garlic Lemon & Thyme sounds worth a try. I've tried some of Pearls attempts at unique.

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  34. I'd like to try some of the Kalamata olives.

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  35. My first choice would be the garlic, then the spicy.

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  36. First the garlic, then the spicy, then jalepeno stuffed.

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  37. I'd like to try the Pitted Kalamata in my salad. I have never had those before.

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  38. I want try either the garlic or spicy

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  39. i would like to try the garlic olives

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  40. I'd try the pitted kalamata or the garlic

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  41. The garlic lemon and thyme ones sound so good!

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  42. I would love to try the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme. :)

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  43. I would like to try the spicy green olives.

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  44. i would love to try the black pitted olives

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  45. The Garlic Lemon and Thyme sound really good

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  46. I want to try the Garlic Lemon & Thyme, but I know my husband would love the Blue Cheese Stuffed

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  47. I like to eat olive puffs. These are so awesome.

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  48. I would like to try the Garlic Stuffed Pearl Olives.

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  49. I'd love to try the Black Pitted Olives to Go!

    coriwestphal at msn dot com

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  50. I like to eat olives by themselves, as an accompaniment to dinner.

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  51. I want to try the Martini with Vermouth Olives.

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  52. I'd love to try the Garlic Lemon & Thyme olives.

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  53. Blue cheese stuffed olives are my favorites is they are oil packed. If they are not, I would love to have the jalapeno stuffed.

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  54. I'd like to try the manzanilla olives! They all sound great.

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  55. I would absolutely love to try the jalepeno stuffed ones. Thank you

    candieluster(at)gmail(dot)com

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  56. The Garlic Lemon and Thyme sound wonderful.

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  57. I would love to try the Garlic Stuffed olives

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  58. i would love to try their pitted kalamata. i love kalamatas!!

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  59. I would love those pitted kalamatas! Or the medley!

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  60. I would love to try the garlic olives!

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  61. I put Olives in my egg salad, but really enjoy eating them by themselves.

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  62. I would love to try the black pitted olives.

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  63. I would like to try the garlic stuffed olives.

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  64. I would like to try the Pimento Stuffed Olives-to-go

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  65. I would like to try the Garlic Lemon & Thyme

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  66. I most want to try the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme olives.

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  67. I would love to try the jalapeno stuffed olives.

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  68. I want to try the garlic, Lemon and Thyme olives look good.
    vikki.billings@yahoo.com

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  69. I would love to try the Garlic, Lemon & Thyme olives.

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  70. I love olives in pizza, fish, rice, bread!

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