№ 15 Sunflower Oil

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Sunflower OIL

№ 15 Sunflower Oil

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Ranking
#15


MUFAs
6g

Smoke
Point
450°F

This oil is made by pressing sunflower seeds.  Sunflower oil is a great source of both mono and polyunsaturated fats, which reduce the risk of heart disease and lowers blood pressure.

Sunflower oil’s antioxidant properties strengthen the cell membranes, making it harder for bacteria and viruses to enter the body. In addition, this increases our ability to fight off infections.

Flavor Profile

It has a mild, light nutty, buttery taste.

Best Uses

It’s usually used for roasting, sautéing, stir-frying and deep-frying due to its high smoke point.  Can be used in baking as a replacement for butter. As a raw product, it can be used for dressings, dips, ice cream, salsa and as a finishing oil.

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The French word for sunflower is tournesol, which translates literally to “turned sun,” referring to the plant’s ability to turn itself to face the sun.

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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 14ml

Amount Per Serving
Calories 120 Calories from Fat 120
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14g 22%
Saturated Fat 1.8g 9%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 5g
Monounsaturated Fat 6g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 0g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 0g
Pentose 0g
Protein 0g 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.