Peanut oil is ideally suited for stir frying, shallow frying, baking and salad dressings.?? Prized cooking oil for Asian dishes and recipes. A high quality, unrefined oil such as this, boasts rich nutty flavour and aroma. Peanut oil is appreciated for its high smoke point relative to many other cooking oils. Its major component fatty acids are oleic acid and linoleic acid. ??As such it may be substituted into a diet reducing the negative health effects of eating trans fat and saturated fat. A hypoallergenic and emollient oil, Peanut oil has useful applications apart from cooking such as soap manufacture, skin cleansing products and body preparations. Peanut oil is also used as the main ingredient in some ear-wax removing products along with almond oil.
Product of Australia