Palm Oil, 17.2 Natural Oz. Jar
100 percent Pure Virgin Red Palm Oil - Unprocessed, Raw, Nutrient Dens. Non-Hydrogenated Oi. True Red Palm Oil not processed Palm Kernel Oi. Rich in natural carotenoids (vitamin A), is a good source of tocopherols (natural vitamin E) and contains tocotrienols. Cholesterol Free
Natural Red Palm Oil is produced from the fruit of the oil palm, Elaeis guineensis. This palm tree can be found in the wet, rainy areas of Africa, as weas the tropical rain forests of Asia. Our Natural Red Palm Oil comes from Malaysia. More palm oil is produced and exported from Malaysia than any other country. Natural Red Palm Oil contains about 50 percent naturally occurring saturated fats and 50 percent unsaturated fats. The fats in Natural Red Palm Oil are not synthetically hydrogenated or altered in any way. The main fatty acid found in Natural Red Palm is oleic acid, which is the main type of fat in olive oil. Natural Red Palm Oil is a vegetable oil and therefore does not contain any cholesterol, which is only found in animal or dairy products.Natural Red Palm oil is a liquid at room temperature, and has a rich bright red color. When solid, it is a orange-red color. This rich red color is due to the high content of natural carotenoids. The carotene content is above 500 mg/kg! These carotenoids are mainly beta carotene (275mg/kg) and alpha carotene (175 mg/kg). Natural carotenes are also found in other orange foods such as carrots, sweet potatoes, and pumpkins. Tocopherols and tocotrienols are related fat soluble antioxidants in the vitamin E family.