Coconut oil is one of the most-used items in my home because it is simply so versatile! We use it for cooking, making homemade beauty products, and even for our dogs! (As a result their coats have never looked more beautiful!) We simply use it for almost everything.
We’ve tried a lot of different brands, but we keep coming back to these, as our favorites.
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BTW – Do you know the difference??
Regular coconut oil is made from copra, which is dried coconut kernel. The copra is pressed and then the extracted. Oil is refined, bleached and deodorized to make it suitable for consumption.
Virgin coconut oil is extracted from the fresh milk of the coconut and is left unrefined.
If you want to read more about coconut oil.
Personally I LOVE coconut oil with taste – because it adds a little “palm-tree”-feeling to my coffee and whatever I add it too.
But if you prefer without, here are some options for you:
Other household oils we use frequently:
Other oils we love
Oh My Goddess – La Tourangelle makes the most wonderful oils. I especially love their walnut oil, but have tried and LOVED their avocado, roasted hazelnut and grapeseed oil as well! These are first of all great for making a quick dressing for your salads, but also just simply delicious with some freshly baked bread!
Maybe next time I’ll give their Macademia oil a try – OH MY!!!! 🙂
Ghee is clarified butter – butter that’s without any lactose- and casein and has a unique nutritional profile.