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Prunus dulcis, the sweet almond, is one of the oldest known fruits there are. It was mentioned in the Books of Moses, and almond oil was an extremely popular skincare product among the Ancient Egyptians and Persians. This knowledge has been preserved to this day: almond oil is still frequently used in cosmetics, especially in skincare products for babies and sensitive skin.
When cold-pressed it is also a mild gourmet food oil that is high in unsaturated fats. It is also rich in Vitamin E, which helps protect cells against oxidative stress. Just 3 tbsp (= 30 ml) of almond oil meets your recommended daily intake. Its delicate almond taste also makes it ideal for preparing salads or meals made with fish and vegetables.
Almond oil, virgin is suitable for vegetarians, vegans and a raw food diet.
It will be available in health food stores as of March 2018.
* For this product, the raw materials may in some cases originate from other countries. This especially holds true in cases of crop shortfall, or when batches of raw goods do not meet our quality requirements. In any event, the raw material are being tested by BIO PLANÈTE and are in 100% compliance with our strict organic quality requirements. The respective origin is always noted on the product label.
Average nutritional values per 100 ml / 3.38 fl oz
* Percentage of reference intake of an average adult.