Pro Tips For VCO

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Whether it is your first time using Virgin Coconut Oil, or you are a 'seasoned' veteran of this magnificent oil, we'd love to share some tips with you on how to get the most out of the oil in your jar. Tip #1: Temperature When cooking with any vegetable oil, you should always be conscious of the temperature of the oil.  We always have small temperature gun handy.  We like the Nubee, which you can find on amazon here.  It costs about US$15 and should last for years. Virgin Coconut Oil should not be heated past 350 Fahrenheit.  This is the oil's smoke point.  The smoke point is the point at which the fat molecules in the oil start to break down. When the fat breaks down the oil is inundated with shards of fat molecules known as free fatty acids.  These should not be