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Is a de tournesol vegan?

A de tournesol is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is a de tournesol?

"A de tournesol" is a versatile and healthy food ingredient that adds a nutty and slightly sweet flavor to any dish. Also known as sunflower seed oil in English, it is extracted from the seeds of sunflowers and is commonly used in cooking, baking, and salad dressings. With a high smoke point, it is great for high-heat cooking methods such as frying and sautéing. Rich in vitamin E, phytosterols, and unsaturated fats, a de tournesol has many health benefits, including promoting heart health and reducing inflammation. Its unique flavor and nutritional benefits make it a popular choice in many cuisines worldwide.

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