Sunflower Oil 8.5 oz

  • Brand: Flora
  • Item Number: FLO1037
  • Serving Size: 14 Grams
  • Servings per Container: 16
  • Amount per Container: 8.5 fl. oz / 250 ml
  • Price per Serving: $0.46
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  • Availability: 36 In Stock
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  • MFG # 67905
  • UPC # 061998679050
  • Hulled sunflower seeds contain up to 60% oil which‚ on the average‚ is 88% unsaturated. Natural sunflower seed oil‚ cold-pressed and unrefined has a light yellow to rich golden color‚ depending on the seed‚ and tastes pleasant and nutty. It is also rich in vitamin E. Slight cloudiness of unrefined sunflower seed oil is a sign of high quality. Use Flora Sunflower Oil cold in salad dressings and mayonnaise. It can also be used for light stir-frying‚ sautéing and baking.

    Flora Sunflower Oil contains: 64% polyunsaturated Linoleic acid (omega- 6)‚ 21% monounsaturated Oleic acid (omega-9)‚ 12% saturated fatty acids.

    ASSISTS WITH:
    1) Good nutrition.
    2) Providing Essential Fatty Acids.





    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.

Official Website: http://www.florahealth.com/

Serving size: 1 tbsp. (14 g)
Servings Per Container: 16

Amount per Serving/% Daily Value*

Calories 120
Calories from Fat 120
Total Fat: 14 g/22 %
Saturated Fat 1.5 g/8 %
Polyunsaturated Fat 9 g
Monounsaturated Fat 3 g
Cholesterol 0 g/0 %
Sodium 0 g/0 %
Total Carbohydrate 0 g/0 %
Protein 0 g


Not a significant source of dietary fiber‚ sugars‚ vitamin A‚ vitamin C‚ calcium and iron.
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2‚000 Calorie diet.

INGREDIENTS:
Organic sunflower oil. Nitrogen-flushed to maintain freshness.

Flora’s Sunflower Oil is a light cooking oil that lends a delicate flavor to salad dressings and mayonnaise. It can also be used for stir-frying‚ sautéing and baking.

For optimum freshness‚ Keep refrigerated and use within 4 months after opening. Security sealed for your protection. Do not use if seal is missing or damaged.

  • Organic Product
  • Made In The Usa

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Overall Rating for Sunflower Oil 8.5 oz

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    from NYC

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    5/03/2014

    Strong scent

    I bought this oil and mixed it with other oil for my face. Sunflower seed scent was too strong for me.

     
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    from Asheville, NC

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    2/05/2014

    It is as advertised but not as I expect

    I bought this oil because I like the taste of Spectrums expeller pressed sunflower oil so much. I thought that the cold-pressed oil would be even better. However I was somewhat disappointed. Looking back I dont know why I was so surprised but it tastes just like raw sunflower seeds no discernible difference except for the texture naturally. If you like raw sunflower seeds you will like this but I prefer seeds at least slightly toasted but not burnt rancid however. If my understanding is correct expeller pressed oils are processed at a higher temperature changing the flavor from the raw sunflower seed flavor to something much closer to artichoke unmistakeably. The two plants are botanically related both being members of the Asteraceæ family. The Aster family is the most highly evolved plant family. The head of a sunflower is actually multiple flowers. So theres that. If you do use this oil just know that like many other oil such as soy corn sesame canola etc sunflower oil isnt necessarily unhealthy but by itself is unbalanced. It should be only a small part of the diet and should be balanced with potent sources of high-quality omega 3s from sources such as avocados free-range OG eggs grass-fed dairy flax (linseed) algae chia etc.

    Pros

      no rancidity dark bottle

    Cons

      Taste was nowhere near as good as Spectrums expeller pressed sunflower oil in my opinion. It is not a balanced oil on its own as it is high in omega 6s so it much be balanced out with other things that I mentioned in the main review.
     

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