Grapeseed oil is low in saturated fats and high in polyunsaturated fats making it a healthy choice for the heart and cardiovascular system. Grapeseed oil is an excellent source of linoleic acid, an omega-6 essential fatty acid that cannot be synthesized by the human body but is a nutritional necessity for healthy development and growth. Oilseeds sources grapeseed oil from only the highest quality processors in major wine production area like France, Spain, Italy, Chile, and Argentina.
Grapeseed oil is well suited to being part of a healthy Mediterranean diet. Polyunsaturates found in grapeseed oil contain a significant amount linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid and key heart-healthy component of Mediterranean diets. Grapeseed oil is a superb choice for use in table oils, salad oils and dressings, marinades, and sauces, or as a base for infusing or flavoring with herbs or spices.
Because grapeseed oil has a high smoke point (420˚ F/216˚ C) it is suitable for cooking at high temperatures. Grapeseed oil also contains unsaponifiables rich in Vitamin E and plant sterols.
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|Visual @ 25ºC||Brilliant, No color point|
|Acidity (FFA)||0.1% Max.|
|Peroxide Value (meq/kg.)||1.0 Max.|
|Humidity and Volatile||0.05% Max.|
|Color (5¼ inch Lovibond Cell)||15 Yellow / 1.5 Red Max.|
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