Bertolli Classic Meals and Meal Soups Giveaway and Review 11/14

Bertolli brings authentic Italian dining to your home with fresh-tasting, premium ingredients.  Available in two rich flavors, Roasted Chicken & Mushroom and Garlic Shrimp, their new risottos are made with Italian rice, parmesan cheese, crisp vegetables and high-quality proteins.

Bertolli also has two new Meal Soup flavors – Italian-Style Wedding and Ricotta & Lobster Ravioli in a Seafood Bisque.  I received these items for review and one Moms Own Words reader will win 4 full product coupons to try any Bertolli’s frozen meals.

Bertolli Classic Roasted Chicken Risotto Review

The Chicken Risotto is a frozen meal for two that was easy to prepare. I just placed the contents in a skillet on medium high for about five minutes or until it was heated through. This was a real treat. The creamy Parmesan cheese cream sauce was delicious paired with the chicken and risotto. I liked the asparagus in this dish and there was quite a bit of it. I normally never eat it.  What a nice surprise for a frozen meal. At 12 grams of fat per serving, it this wasn’t very low in fat, yet it was the lowest of the four meals that I received. At 930 mgs per serving, the sodium was a bit high for me. Despite the high fat and sodium, this was a tasty meal that was easy to prepare.

Bertolli Meal Soup Italian-Style Wedding Review

This Italian-Style Wedding soup was easy to prepare right on the stove-top. I just added one cup of water and the frozen soup to a sauce-pan and cooked for a few minutes, stirring occasionally until it was heated through.

Okay, since I pointed this out with the first meal, I have to do it again for this one. The fat is very high at 19 grams per serving. (This is a splurge for me.) Also, the sodium is 1,090 per serving, which is 1/2 of the bag. Why? Why use that much sodium? It’s a lot for sure. Now that I’ve gotten the negative out of the way. This soup had nicely flavored Italian meatballs and lots of spinach. I love that! There are pieces of bacon in the soup (which perhaps contributes to the high sodium) but it really gives the soup’s broth a smoky flavor. I loved the restaurant-taste of this soup, just not all fat and sodium.

About The Bertolli Tradition

In 1865, Francesco Bertolli® opened a small store in Lucca, Italy selling regional foods including wine, cheese, olives and olive oil. When Italians emigrated to America in the late 1800’s, they wrote to Bertolli asking him to send crates of olive oil. Thus, Bertolli became the first exporter of olive oil.
 
Since then, Bertolli® has grown to include a broad range of restaurant-quality pasta sauces and frozen meals that stay true to the heart of authentic Italian cuisine.

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Bertolli Classic Meals and Meal Soups Giveaway

One Moms Own Words reader will win 4 full product coupons to try any Bertolli’s classic meals and meal soups.

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Kristi Maloney is a work from home mom to two boys ages 10 and 13. Since 2009, she has featured in-depth product, and book reviews and hosted high-quality, exciting giveaways on her blog Moms Own Words. When she is not blogging, you can find her working at her son’s school, or behind the wheel of her car in the roll of “taxi driver”. Email at maloney(dot)Kristi@gmail(dot)com.


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  1. Cindy Merrill says

    The Bertolli Steak, Rigatoni and Portobello Mushrooms meal is the one I’d like to try.

  2. Samantha D. says

    I would love to try the Bertolli® Chicken Alfredo & Penne. But really any of them (with the exception of the sea food) & any of the soups look so good. Someone was thinking what pasta lovers want when they created these.

  3. Jill A. Collins says

    The Bertolli® Grilled Chicken & Roasted Vegetables sounds like it’s right up my alley

  4. Allison Downes says

    I want to try the Bertolli® Shrimp, Asparagus & Penne

    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  5. Paul T/Pauline T says

    I like the
    Bertolli® Garlic Shrimp, Penne & Cherry Tomatoes – – Paul T/Pauline T aka Paul Tran….. emscout9 at Hotmail dot com

  6. Rose says

    Tuscan-style Beef & Vegetable. That would be great on these cold, damp, dark days! It would liven & brighten it up!

  7. Carolsue says

    I’d like to try the Bertolli® Tuscan-Style Beef & Vegetables
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  8. Sue C. says

    I’m a big fan of Bertolli Meals and have tried most of the Classic Meals and Mediterranean Style Meals so I’d like to try something new like the Roasted Chicken Risotto. Thanks!

  9. heather c says

    Either the Bertolli® Roasted Chicken Risotto or Bertolli® Garlic Shrimp Risotto is fine by me! Yum!

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