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How Olive Oil Out-Classes Butter

May 20, 2022

Oil is a crucial ingredient for cooking as it is at the core of many dishes. From sauteed vegetables to deep-fried meat goodness, the kind of oil used matters to how the dish will turn out.  But what kind of oil should you use? There are actually many different types of oil available. There’s vegetable oil, canola oil, sesame seed oil, grapeseed oil, and more! One of the most popular, however, is olive oil. Not only can you use this for cooking, but you can also use this for finishing or dressing a salad.  Olive oil is especially great for... View Article

The Best Oil for Deep Frying

April 28, 2022

Thanks to its multiple benefits, most experts, including chefs, recommend deep-frying food. This approach adds flavor to your food and is a quick preparation method. However, it is essential to choose the best deep frying oil. It will help avert health issues and contribute to an immersive cooking experience. The following are the best picks to consider. Corn Oil Suppose you are looking for all-purpose cooking oil. In that case, corn oil would be an excellent choice. This refined cooking oil is obtained from the kernels of corn or maize. Its bland or neutral flavor and light color distinguish it... View Article

How Olive Oil Benefits Your Hair

April 20, 2022

People who have already used olive oil for hair always have those amazing stories about how it helps the hair by keeping it shiny, moist and strong, among other amazing benefits. The chemical elements in olive oil are squalene, palmitic acid and oleic acid. These elements provide olive oil with its softening qualities. Researchers have found that olive oil’s major effect on hair is moisturizing. Some of the olive products with emollients include olive oil hair masks, conditioners, pomades and shampoos. These hair products can strengthen and soften your hair by penetrating the cuticle and shaft of the hair. The shine effect mostly comes from... View Article

How to Store Olive Oil to Extend Shelf Life

April 7, 2022

Olive oil, unlike wine, does not become better with time. If you store a freshly harvested olive oil away from heat and light and in an airtight bottle, it will maintain freshness for 18 months. HOW TO STORE OLIVE OIL Best Olive Oil Storage Method You need to store olive oil in a tightly closed container to prevent it from rapidly oxidizing. Always remember to place the bottle cap back and ensure it’s tightly sealed after using your olive oil. You should never store olive oil in a vessel that doesn’t have a tight-fitting cap or another container sealing method.... View Article

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