Gourmet Natural essential oil of shallot is made from fresh European shallot bulbs (Allium Ascalonicum L.) and extracted by using steam distillation technique without using of organic solvents. The product is 100% pure, without addition of any preservatives or additives.
Shallot, belongs to the same family as garlic and onion but is quite different. Shallot oil has a sweet, delicate flavour which is more subtle than onion and less pungent than garlic and it can be used as a replacement for onion in many culinary preparations. Gourmet Shallot oil is considered as a valuable spice because it can be applied as flavouring in a wide variety of dishes. It also has medicinal properties and is often used in treatment of colds, fever, stuffy nose, acne and scars. The phytochemicals compounds have anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, anti-fungal and anti-angiogenic properties. Allicin helps in regulating blood glucose levels, reduce cholesterol, fight cancer, and is also a natural antimicrobial agent, which helps boost our immunity.
The product is compliant with current EU food Legislation. It is suitable for Vegan foods, Halal, Kosher certified.
Ingredients: Shallot oil
Gourmet Shallot oil is perfect drizzle over steamed fish, vegetable, cooked meat products. It is used to cook fried foods, spray on grilled foods. A raw shallot is strong and pungent in flavour, can be used as a replacement for onion in many culinary preparations like soups, sauces, salads, instant noodles, savoury, baked foods etc.
Odour: Pungent, typical shallot odour
Colour: Amber-yellow to amber-orange
Solubility: Alcohol, mineral oils and most organic solvents