For centuries, olive oil has been considered a sacred ingredient as a symbol of strength and health across the world. Today's health professionals recognise that good quality, organic extra virgin olive oil improves blood vessel health, lowers inflammation and LDL (bad) cholesterol and aids the digestive system. Its antioxidants assist the body in fighting free radicals and keeps our skin hydrated, elastic, shiny and smooth. These are just some of the benefits of premium, cold pressed organic olive oil, made without pesticides or chemicals. Istriana is proud to uphold these highest standards.
Here are some examples of delicious, healthy and balanced recipes created with Istriana premium olive oil. Included are meat, fish and vegetarian as well as vegan options. For those who follow ayurveda, we have indicated each recipe's dosha compatibility.We are certain you will find something that will delight your palate.
Recipes by natural chef Darko Dragaš
Istriana is a featured oil in Alla Beccaccia, Istrian restaurant in Fažana listed in Michelin Guide.