Give The Gift of Food: Benissimo Gourmet Cooking Oil Review

Give The Gift of Food: Benissimo Gourmet Cooking Oil Review

Disclosure: This product is a part of our holiday gift guide.  I was provided a sample for review.  Any and all opinions are my own and have not been influenced.

I will admit that I’m not the best cook in the world.  I know I can improve my skills and do better, one way I do this is by having ‘New Dish Nights’ in our home.  That means I look for a dish I’ve never made before, make sure I have everything on had and make it for dinner that week.  It’s a great way to try new dishes and also improve my cooking skills, after all there’s only so many night you can eat the basic stuff.  My hubby loved the idea and it’s been a fun growing tradition for us.  I know some people though who are excellent cooks and they are always in the kitchen whipping up fantastic meals.  I was given the opportunity to try a product from the Besissimo Gourmet Cooking Oil line and I was super excited.


I was send the Benissimo Mediterranean Garlic oil to review.  As you can see from the bottle I’ve been using it a lot in my cooking.  I finally took the photo so I could share my post with you.  I really loved this product.  It arrived wrapped tightly so the bottle would be secure and that same night I used it to make dinner.  I’ve used it on angel hair pasta with a little grated Parmesan cheese and grilled chicken breast.  It was so delicious.  It gave the pasta a very nice taste and it was light and not over powering at all.  In the photo above I am using it to mix with yogurt to make a yogurt marinated shrimp dish.


Mixing up the yogurt marinade to coat the shrimp.


Marinated shrimp ready for the oven.


The finished dish.  I got the recipe when reviewing the Hello Fresh meals program and it called for oil in the marinade.  I decided to use the Benissimo oil because of the extra flavor it gave the dish and my family loved it.  I’ve use this oil to cook sausages for dishes, I also used it to make a garlic toast when we had spegetti.  It’s a great product that could be used in hundreds of different ways and that’s why it would make a great gift for any foodie on your list.  You can buy them one of the many different flavors Hongar Farms has to offer.

The flavors offered by Hongar Farms:

Siciliano Garlic ~Roasted Garlic ~ Mediterranean Garlic ~ Italiano ~ Basil & Sun Dried Tomato ~ Pepper Oil ~ Balsamic Garlic ~ Parmesan Garlic ~ Lemon Pepper Oil

I would love to try all of these different flavors, expecially the Parmesan Garlic, Pepper Oil and the Basil & Sun Dried Tomato

About Hongar Farms and Benissimo Gourmet Cooking Oil:

Hongar Farms crafts a long line of original herb-infused cooking oils and balsamic vinegars that can turn any dish into a five-star meal. Our products come in a wide range of flavors, helping you create a flavor palate perfect for various styles of cuisines from all over the world.

Our Benissimo line of gourmet balsamic vinegars and cooking oils can be found in grocery stores across the United States. We produce a number of garlic-infused products . in many flavors, including Parmesan Garlic, Mediterranean Garlic, Roasted Garlic and Siciliano Garlic. Aside from gourmet garlic cooking oils, we have an excellent selection of gourmet balsamic vinegars as well as a variety of other infused oils and vinegars.

Hongar Farms’ Benissimo flavored cooking oils and vinegars are based on centuries of knowledge in food production and cooking. When you want to create a dish that will amaze you and your family, our oils will take your kitchen adventures in a brand new direction. Contact Hongar Farms to learn more about any of our products or gift sets.

Hongar Farms Gourmet Products has a foundation in food of over 450 years in Salzburg Austria. The original farm, nestled in the Alps, East of the city of Salzburg, originally catered to the regional Royalty, wealthy traders and land owners.

Although Hongar Farms dates back many centuries, most of the oil and vinegar recipes only date back to the early 20th, and late 19th centuries. All our products are 100% Natural, with No Artificial Flavors or Coloring, No Preservatives, No Sodium, and have No Cholesterol. Our herb flavors are naturally infused through our time-proven process. We continuously update our recipes to remain consistent with the sophisticated taste of today’s gourmet food consumer.

To purchase products from Hongar Farms visit their web store.  Connect with them on Facebook and Twitter.

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