Shop for Edible Oils online at Amazon India
Traditionally, the cooking oils that were used were mostly coconut oil in the southern part of India, mustard oil in the north and east part of India and groundnut oil in the rest of India. Recently there have been new additions to the cooking oil cluster. The introduction to the western influenced oils have spilled across the Indian kitchen shelves. Each oil has its own benefits. The most commonly used cooking oils in India were ghee, coconut oil, groundnut oil earlier. These days, modern arrivals such as sunflower oil, soya bean oil, olive oil are being used as substitutes. Olive oil – the healthier fat
Olive oil is one of the oils that is abundantly available on Amazon India. Various brands offer olive oil in different forms. Choose oils based on your preferences from a wide variety of olive oils such as Italian extra virgin oil or an organic classic oil to oils with added ingredients such as rosemary. Influenced from the Italian cuisine, Olive oils were previously used for dressing salads. Because of the captivating flavour and the fragrance of olive, it is mostly used as a finishing touch to dishes such as grilled food, salads, bread toasts etc. However, brands have adapted to the Indian cuisine and to cater to the preferences of the Indian population, have introduced olive oils that can be used for some of the typical Indian dishes. There are variants which also can be used for deep frying purposes. Borges and Rafael Salgado are the two brands that have a wide variety of olive oils. Varying in quantity, packaging and the types of olive oil, Borges and Rafael Salgado have the most extensive olive oil catalogue on Amazon India Celebrate the joy of home-cooked food
Each type of oil reacts differently to heat. When heated, the colour of the oil changes and also the texture. Some of the nutritional elements in the oil may be destroyed when heated. The most suitable type of oil for Indian cuisine are coconut oil. This oils retains its nutritional value even at high temperature thus making it apt for Indian dishes that require a high flame- such as frying. Groundnut oil is also widely used to prepare Indian dishes. Both these oils give a very strong flavour to the dishes. Groundnut oil is a healthier option as it contains good cholesterol fat that lowers the risk of heart diseases, fights against cancer and also viral or fungal infections due to its antioxidant. Coconut oil, because of its ability to moisturise, is used on skin and hair as a good moisturiser and a conditioner. Mustard oil is a versatile oil which used in cooking and also in pickles. Some people also use it for massaging, hence proving versatility. It is a healthy mixture of protein, calcium, natural anti-oxidants. This oil also consists of good cholesterol that is good for the heart, thus making it a healthy option for all. Earthon Organic brand offers an array of organic coconut oil as well as extra virgin coconut oil, sesame oil, mustard oil, ghee, groundnut oil, and also sunflower oil. Conscious Food brand also offers a wide variety of oils on Amazon India platform.
Browse through the Amazon India catalogue and choose from a wide range of edible oils. Ranging from oils from various plant source such as olive, mustard, and sesame to coconut oil, pick products which suits your food habits. Amazon India provides its customers with a wide range of brands to choose from. Amazon India gives you the option of choosing products, comparing the prices with various vendors and obtaining the best deals online.