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La Tourangelle Avocado Oil next to brussel sprouts and broccoli against a neutral backdrop.

How to Use Avocado Oil: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you're a seasoned chef or exploring new options, avocado oil deserves a spot on every kitchen shelf. Let's dive into everything you need to know to use this amazingly versatile ingredient with confidence. Avocado oil is extracted from the pulp of the avocado fruit, unlike many oils that come from seeds.

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Expeller-pressed grapeseed oil from La Tourangelle next to a green salad, lemon and black pepper

Grapeseed Oil: Uses and Health Benefits

Grapes have captivated the human imagination for centuries. Grown along some of the world’s most beautiful rolling hills, each varietals unique flavor inspires the idea of endless possibilities. Grapeseed oil is just as seductive and versatile as the white and red wines made from its fruit. When pressed, tiny grape seeds yield green-colored oil with impressive properties and a wonderfully light flavor. Sustainable, Healthy and Versatile Due to its ability to endure high heat without affecting flavor, grapeseed oil is a chef favorite. Unlike the fruit or the wine made from it, grapeseed oil is known for its neutrality. It’s...

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Tins of sunflower, canola, and grapeseed oil

Are seed oils bad for you?

Humans have been using refined oils, like seed oils, for more than a century. But recent health trends on social media claim that seed oils have negative health impacts. Let’s break it down and get to the heart of the conversation.

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Benefits of Sesame Oil

Benefits of Sesame Oil

Sesame Oil is a golden-brown oil with a unique nutty flavor. Sesame Oil is used worldwide to bring unique and bold flavors to delicious dishes. Not only does the oil have a delicious flavor, but it also has several health benefits. Consuming sesame oil can improve heart health, boost your immune system, prevent chronic diseases, and even fight depression. Incorporating oil into your diet is easy! You can use it to sauté, for marinades, salad dressings…the list goes on and on.  What Is Sesame Oil? Sesame Oil is one of the oldest seed oils to exist. Originating in Africa, then cultivated mostly in...

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