Hemp oil tastes nutty and earthy tasting. It contains Omega 3 and Omega 6 oils in a proportion similar to natural human body fat. Hemp oil is cold-pressed from top-quality Hemp seeds and bottled fresh without any additives. Take daily with or after food and is available in a 250ml glass bottle.
About 49% of the weight of hempseed is an edible oil that contains 76% polyunsaturated fat, including omega-6 fatty acids such as linoleic acid (LA, 54%) and gamma-linolenic acid (GLA, 3%), and omega-3 fatty acids such as alpha-linolenic acid (ALA, 17%) and stearidonic acid (2%). Both LA and ALA are essential fatty acids. In addition, hempseed oil contains 5% to 11% monounsaturated fat and 5% to 7% saturated fat. In common with other oils and fats, hemp seed oil provides 9 kcal/g.
Compared with other culinary oils, hempseed oil is low in saturated fat and rich in polyunsaturated fat. It has a relatively low smoke point and is not suitable for frying. It is primarily used as a food oil and dietary supplement.
Our milled hemp has a nutty, earthy taste and is available in a 500g re-closable pouch. Irish Health Oils milled hemp is made from top-quality hemp seeds. Rich in fibre and protein our hemp is milled for your convenience. Take with water.