Master plant: Linum usitatissimum L.
Linaceae (Flax family)
Oleum Lini semen
The common flax or lin has been cultivated since prehistoric times as an oil or fiber plant. His native area is unknown. Nowadays it can be found on every continent.
Our PREMIUM flaxseedoil comes to 100% from Austria.
Characteristics and substances:
The linseed oil, also flax oil, comes from the first cold pressing with an outstanding high content of omega-3 fatty acid especially alpha-linolenic acid (about 60%).
This linseed oil has a very low bitter taste. Pure linseed oil from controlled organic cultivation is characterized by a very high content of omega-3 fatty acids, especially alpha-linolenic acid. The omega-3 fatty acids protect and promote health at any age.
The gold-yellow linseed oil with typical bitter taste is excellent for the refining of vegetables, raw food, side dishes, vegetarian dishes soups and sauces.