garlic oil

This recipe is for making garlic oil from scratch. Garlic oil has many uses, including wart and corn treatment, stomach cancer and heart disease prevention, scalp massage oil, and is also an ingredient for many other recipes, including this one for natural insect repellent!

Makes: 2 cups


  • 2 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 2-3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 glass jar



#1 Mix all of the ingredients in a medium sized bowl

#2 Once thoroughly mixed, pour mixture into the jar with a tight lid.

#3 Place the jar into the fridge for 48 hours.

#4 After 48 hours, open jar – if the mixture forces your eyes to water, it is ready to use.

#4b If not, add another clove of garlic, close, and place back in fridge for 24 more hours.

#5 Once ready, pour mixture through strainer, removing excess garlic.

#6 Store in fridge until used.

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