The Hazelnut Oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa is a pure vegetable oil, mechanically cold-pressed from hazelnuts of the Tonda Gentile Trilobata variety grown in Piedmont. Piedmontese gastronomic specialty, as well as for its food use in the typical recipes of regional cuisine, is also widely used for cosmetic use as a moisturizing oil for the face...
The Hazelnut Oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa is a pure vegetable oil, mechanically cold-pressed from hazelnuts of the Tonda Gentile Trilobata variety grown in Piedmont. Piedmontese gastronomic specialty, as well as for its food use in the typical recipes of regional cuisine, is also widely used for cosmetic use as a moisturizing oil for the face, skin in general and for hair care.
The pure hazelnut oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa, is a typical condiment of the Piedmontese gastronomic tradition, already between the 16th and 17th centuries it was widely used in the traditional recipes of the poor cuisine of this region.
Its most recent history brings us back to the second World War, during which the most enterprising Piedmontese farmers, cold-pressed it from hazelnuts with artisan presses, thus obtaining a pure oil. Therefore, it is not surprising that the traditional Piedmontese dishes such as Alba raw meat, Ravioli del Plin or Bagna Cauda, to name just a few, in their most faithful preparation, require an oil that is just as Piedmontese as pure hazelnut oil rigorously cold-pressed.
The hazelnut oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa is mechanically cold- pressed from raw shelled and/or toasted hazelnuts of Tonda Gentile Trilobata variety grown exclusively in Piedmont, then decanted in stainless steel drums and bottled. It is a pure oil as no chemicals are used in the pressing process to make it suitable for both food and cosmetic use.
The pure hazelnut oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa has remained unchanged over the millennia, it remains in fact still today a precious ally in the kitchen. Preferably used raw it is an ideal condiment for vegetables, cheeses, soups and legume or cereal soups, raw meats, fish carpaccio, fruit and desserts. Excellent as a base for salad dressings, citronette, vinaigrette and sauces.
The hazelnut oil for sale on Shop Baldaiassa, as it is a pure vegetable oil, is also recommended for the treatment of skin: for oily skin thanks to the purifying and rebalancing action exerted on the pores; for dry skin, because it soothes and nourishes without greasing.
Its better penetration capacity than other vegetable oils due to its greater fluidity, together with the presence of vitamins, make it particularly suitable as face oil, for its toning and moisturizing anti-ageing action.
Furthermore, hazelnut oil facilitates the healing process of wounds by improving the elasticity of the skin and is also indicated in the treatment of redness and erythema in children.
The pure hazelnut oil is for sale on Shop Baldaiassa in the "Delicate" version pressed from raw shelled hazelnuts or in the "Strong" version pressed from toasted hazelnuts, as well as a blend of raw shelled and toasted fruits in the "Intense" version.
On the Baldaiassa Shop, hazelnut oil is on sale in dark glass bottles, ideal for better conservation, equipped with a measuring cap and available in 100 ml, 250 ml and 500 ml formats, designed to meet the different needs dictated by the food and/or cosmetic use. More