What does it mean HOSO?
High oleic sunflower oil (HOSO) is a sunflower oil with and Omega 9 unsaturated fatty acid (oleic acid) content higher than normal sunflower oil (75% or higher oleic acid in HOSO versus 25-30% in normal sunflower oil). HOSO is produced from special non-GMP varieties of sunflower seeds with higher oleic acid content.
What is Omega 3?
Omega 6 fatty acids are also essential fatty acids. Like Omega 3, they play a key role in the body but they cannot be synthetized. An important source of Omega 6 fatty acids are vegetable oils like sunflower oil. It is important to have a proper balance of Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids in the diet.
What is Omega 6?
Omega 9 fatty acids are another class of fatty acids. They are however not essentials as the body can synthetize them. The most well known of the Omega 9 fatty acid is oleic acid. You find high levels of oleic acid in olive oil (55-83%) and in HOSO (75-90%).
What is Omega 9?
E900 is an approved food additives to be used in vegetable oils and fats. It is an anti-foaming agent. It will prevent the formation of gas bubbles during frying.
What is anti-foaming agent (Е900)?
BungePro Cuisine recipes were developed together with the help of Bunge’s European Innovation center in Hungary and experienced chefs.
Who developed the BungePro recipes?
BungePro Cuisine is a specially developed recipe, with an optimal ratio of sunflower oil / high oleic sunflower oil and anti-foaming agent, to significantly reducs the oxidation process during frying