Dec 30, 2016

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Sugar scrub makes a great DIY Valentine’s Day gift for your family, friends or co-workers, and making your own simple sugar scrub is super easy. Most recipes call for one part oil, one part sugar. For a gift sized jar of sugar scrub, we used a 1/2 cup of CalPure California Extra Virgin Avocado Oil and 1/2 cup of raw turbinado sugar. …

Mar 31, 2016

Michael Rutledge, CEO, says CalPure Foods opened its cold-pressed avocado oil facility in Camarillo, Calif., less than a month ago. Rutledge shows an 8.5-ounce bottled avocado oil that uses only California avocados. The company handles 165 tons a week.

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Dec 29, 2016

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By stocking a few ingredients in your pantry, you can create an endless array of quick, fresh and healthy vinaigrettes to dress an entree salad, a side salad, roasted vegetables or chicken — even in the dead of winter. A good rule of thumb to stick with: one part acid to three parts oil, salt and pepper to taste. While oil and acid are all you need, adding ingredients such as mustard, honey, agave, garlic and chopped shallots will give your recipe flavor depth and aid in emulsification.


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Apr 23, 2016

By Christopher Nathan
World Renowned Extra Virgin Avocado Oil Guru

I had great pleasure in being invited to help commission North America’s latest extra virgin avocado oil plants in California. The people involved are real foodies with a great passion for innovation.

Their plant uses the latest in machine design to produce what is most probably “the finest extra virgin avocado oil in the world” today. This is a direct result of high quality raw materials with avocados you would eat every day.

The attention to detail of every aspect of the operation is a testament to…


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