Organic Raw Virgin Coconut Oil
Certified Organic & Non-GM. Cold-Processed. Chemical Free & Unrefined
Optima 100% Organic Raw Virgin Coconut Oil is cold processed and non-GM. Optima produce from raw, fresh coconut flesh and not dried copra.
Optimas cold processing method ensures that the vital nutrients and delicate omega fats are retained intact, unlike many refined, non-virgin coconut oils.
It is a highly nutritious food, a delicious culinary ingredient and is one of the finest cooking oils you can use. Unlike most vegetable oils, it is resistant to the breakdown of fatty acid chains even at higher cooking temperatures.
Raw Virgin Coconut Oil can be used all over the body as a lusciously nourishing and moisturising beauty treatment.
Raw Virgin Coconut Oil solidifies below 25 degrees centigrade, but above this temperature it will turn to liquid. This is a natural characteristic due to its fatty acid profile and does not affect the quality or integrity of the product. It is safe to use in either state.
Typical Values Per 100g
Energy – 3700kJ/900kcal
Fat - 100g
of which saturates - 94g
Carbohydrate - 0g
of which sugars - 0g
Protein - 0g
Salt - 0g
One teaspoon (5g) typically provides
Raw Virgin Coconut Oil (Cocus nucifera) - 5g
Linoleic acid (Omega 6) - 87.5mg
Oleic acid (Omega 9) - 375mg
Total Medium Chain Triglycerdies (MCTs) - 3198mg
Caproic Acid C6:0 (MCT) - 20mg
Caprylic Acid C8:0 (MCT) - 350mg
Capric Acid C10:0 (MCT) - 300mg
Lauric Acid C12:0 (MCT) - 2528mg
Organic Raw Virgin Coconut Oil (100%).
Use as a delicious ingredient in cooking, baking, salads and spreads, or as a cooking oil.
This product may also be applied directly to the skin or hair as a moisturiser.
Coconut oil can be used freely as a culinary and nutritional oil.
Each teaspoon provides 5g delivering 3g of Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs).
Approx 90 teaspoon (5g) servings per jar.
Due to the product's natural origin, colour and consistency may vary from batch to batch. This does not affect the quality of the product in any way. Store at room temperature.
Suitable for vegans.