If you’re looking for a rich, natural, luscious ingredient to add to your dishes or rejuvenate your health, La Tourangelle’s avocado oil is the perfect choice for your kitchen and your home. Not only is it packed with nutrients and healthy to consume, but it can rejuvenate your appearance when applied topically.
La Tourangelle Avocado Oil is 100% pure, all-natural and handcrafted from premium avocados. We use only the freshest, most high-quality local ingredients to make our artisan avocado oil better than any other. This gorgeous emerald green oil has a fine fruity roundness that makes it lovely for both sweet and savory applications. La Tourangelle Avocado Oil is a high-quality and pure oil that can be used also for skin and hair care, or in DIY cosmetic recipes.
Temperature: Medium-high heat.
Storage: Store in a cool, dry place.
Shelf Life: Unopened: 24-month.Opened: best used within 6 months.
Health Benefits: Avocado oil contains good fat: mostly monounsaturated fat or MUFA (around 70% of its fatty acid profile). These are the ones that have a powerful effect on high cholesterol, weight, belly fat etc…. Therefore, it is a great substitute for “bad” fats (saturated fats or trans fats) mainly found in traditional animal derived grease (like butter or lard) and heavily processed goods. La Tourangelle Avocado Oil is naturally and lightly processed and confers important nutrients from the avocado pulp such as antioxidants, potassium and vitamin A.
Usage: Avocado oil is not only a super food oil that can be used in uncooked items like salads and dips, but it’s also highly recommended for cooking because it has a higher smoke point than olive oil. Rich and thick with a buttery sensation but no overwhelming flavors, it is wonderful in salad dressings, on fresh cut fruit, grilled fish or sautéed veggies.
Use our virgin avocado oil by:
- Whisking It: Incorporate our wholesome organic avocado oil in your vinaigrettes, sauces and drizzles for a fresh burst of flavor on salads and home-cooked meals.
- Cooking It: Use our artisan avocado oil as a base for stir-frying, grilling and marinades for meat.
- Wearing It: Avocado oil is not just beneficial in your kitchen — it is useful for your beauty routine. As a cosmetic oil, avocado oil is a great hair conditioner and thickener.
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La Tourangelle takes pride in its dedication to French artisan traditions, perfecting our oil-pressing process and using only the freshest, highest-quality ingredients to create products that inspire you in the kitchen and improve your lifestyle. Buy La Tourangelle avocado oils online today to notice the difference. Feel free to contact us with any questions.
Avocado oil is processed on equipment very similar to those used to process extra virgin olive oil. The avocado pulp is first expeller-pressed usually using a centrifuge. It is then lightly filtered and “polished” using another centrifuge. It takes from 15–20 avocados to make 1 ( one) 250 ml/8 ounce tin.
|Amount Per Serving|
|Serving Size 15mL|
|Calories from fat||130|
|Total Fat 14g||18%|
|Saturated Fat 2g||10%|
|Polyunsaturated Fat 2g|
|Monounsaturated Fat 10g|
|Total Carbohydrates 0g||0%|
Extraction Method: Expeller-pressed
Part of the Plant Extract: Flesh
Country of Origin: USA or Mexico (depending of the season).
Botanical Name: Persea Graissima
Botanical Family: Persea Grissima
Heat/Smoke Point: Medium-high
Packaging: Tin can to protect from light which preserves the quality and freshness of the oil. Plastic tamper-evident seal and can are BPA-Free.
Ingredients: 100% pure avocado oil
Organoleptic Appearance: Viscous Liquid
Organoleptic Color: Emerald green
Organoleptic Aroma: Mild to fruity Avocado
Organoleptic Taste: Fruity
Fatty Acid Composition: C16:0 Palmitic Acid 15-20%
C16:1 Palmitoleic Acid 6-10%
C18:1 Oleic Acid 50-70%
C18:2 Linoleic Acid 8-12%
C18:3 Alpha Linoleic Acid <5%
Focus On: MUFA (monounsaturated fats) : Avocado oil contains good fat: mostly monounsaturated fat or MUFA (around 70% of its fatty acid profile). These are the ones that have a powerful effect on high cholesterol, weight, belly fat etc…. Therefore, it is a great substitute for butter and shortening.
Unsaponification Numbers: 187-200
SKU IDs: 40-05-AVO-0500-EA ; 40-05-AVO-0250-EA ; 40-05-AVO-0005-EA
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