Groundnut Oil (Cold pressed)Groundnut Oil (Cold pressed)
Extraction by industrial methods, involves various processes like bleaching, steaming, distillation and hydrogenation – the seeds are exposed to extremely high temperatures to get clear bland oil and chemicals like phosphoric acid, calcium hypo chlorite are added to increase the shelf life of the product which in turn affects not only the flavor and aroma but also strips the oil of all its nutritive values. The more refined an oil is the less nourishing it will be for our bodies. Before refined oils we were traditionally using cold pressed oils- in our local terms, Chekku ennai/Ghani tel”. No heat or minimal heat was used for crushing/pressing the seeds and the process of production was simple without the addition of any solvent. The end product, thereby was qualitative with nutrients intact – making it ideal for cooking.
Benefits of using organic cold pressed oils:
Unprocessed – No added preservatives and chemicals Absolutely free of pesticides (which are arguably carcinogenic) High in Vitamin E and micro nutrients that are vital for our holistic well-being. Completely free from Trans-fat. Retains antioxidants. As it is manually filtered, it is more viscous and retains the flavour fully.
Ground nut oil from sun dried ground nuts, good source of plant sterols – helps in reducing heart disease rich in antioxidants thereby protects against cancer. Cold pressed groundnut oil is rich in MUFA. It is free of trans fat. The smoke point of cold pressed groundnut oil is around 160 degree Celsius.
Himalayan Pink Salt PowderHimalayan Pink Salt Powder
Table rock salt is a natural salt which is unrefined, unprocessed “raw” salt that’s hand-mined. This salt contains close to 84 minerals amongst which are traces of iodine in its natural form and is safe for normal consumption. It has high quantity of minerals with no chemicals and additives. It also acts as a medicinal salt which is ideal for the human body with tremendous health benefits.
Amongst other benefits, it is ideal for development of children’s bones, BP patients, blood sugar control, aides the digestive system and also recommended for pregnant woman.
Raw unpasteurized honey in its purest form. Since it is unpasteurized, it retains all the goodness & nutrients, but it will have a tendency to form crystals (which will look like sugar granules) during cold season. In case it crystallizes, just keep it in sunlight or warm water. Do NOT microwave.
Honey taste and colour will vary from batch to batch depending on the season and the bee hive it is extracted. These are raw unprocessed honey, so it will be given as is after filtering for impurities.
Storage: Do NOT Refrigerate. Store in room temperature.
Source: This honey comes from Nilgiris Forest in Tamilnadu.