Waihi Bush is a New Zealand owned brand specialising in producing high quality functional food products, based on flax seed oil grown in New Zealand, that are widely believed to protect against disease and sustain health and well being through regular usage.
Waihi Bush Organic Flax Original is pressed from certified organic flaxseed, Linum usitatissimum. The oil is high quality, extra virgin, unrefined and contains no toxic substances or cholesterol. It is cold pressed in the absence of light, air and reactive metals and packaged in black HDPE plastic under an inert gas blanket to further protect it against light and oxygen.
Made from 100% pure cold-pressed Flaxseed Oil, Flax Original is our most widely used product for topping up your Omega-3 levels. Flax Original is a great everyday oil for the whole family and it tastes great too.
Features of Flax Original
Flax Original is 100% pure, cold pressed, unrefined, extra virgin, organic flax seed oil of the highest quality.
Flax Original contains 61% Omega 3 EFA - Alpha Linoleic Acid (ALA), and 14% Omega-9.
Gluten free so can be enjoyed by those that suffer from Coeliac Disease.
Flax Original is cold pressed in the absence of light, air and reactive metals and is Certified Organic.
Flax Original is packaged in recyclable, BPA-free, black HDPE plastic under an inert gas blanket to further protect it against light and oxygen.
Flax Original has an ALA to linoleic ratio of 3.7:1
Advantages of choosing flax original:
We add nothing and take nothing away so you are getting 100% purity and goodness in every bottle.
The rich, nutty flavour makes Flax Original a great addition to your favourite recipes - our oil is better tasting than most flax seed oil on the market.
The authenticity of the batch by batch traceability, each bottle can be traced all the way back to the paddock where the seed was grown.
Our oils are sustainably farmed, preserving our natural resources and are certified organic.
Benefits of having Flax Original in your diet:
Flax Original is for those who have been using flax seed oil for several years.
Flax Original is a great nutritional oil for the whole family, one bottle can be used for everyone.
Suitable for vegan and vegetarians wanting to add a nutritional boost to their daily diet.
Omega-3/Omega-6 imbalance is commonly highlighted by some form of skin problem.
Flax Original is the perfect way to top up your Omega-3 levels.
You can be confident of the superior quality of Waihi Bush Organic Farm - Flax Original. Our flax seed is grown organically, nothing is added and nothing removed, so all the goodness if left in the (recyclable, BPA free) bottle for your entire family to enjoy.
Do not reheat food containing this product.
Keep in the fridge for up to 6 weeks.
Place into the freezer when purchased, as this suspends the shelf life until you are ready to open it.
Do not cook or fry with this oil as it destroys the health giving properties.
Waihi Bush recommend taking 1 to 2 tablespoons of oil a day (15-30ml).
Flax Original is delicious mixed into your food and can enhance the flavour because it adds a creaminess. Try these ideas to instantly improve the nutritive value of your meal:
Drizzle over hot vegetables
Use to mash potatoes instead of butter or milk
Mix into soups or stews (after cooking is finished)
Add to porridge
Blend into smoothies
Stir into yoghurt or cottage cheese with fresh fruit (the sulphur containing proteins combine with Omega-3 to help the transport of oxygen in the body)
Add in fresh fruit or vegetable juice
Use as a dipping oil for fresh bread
Drizzle over hot pasta
Mix into butter for spreading
Flax Original can be used on cold, warm and hot foods just prior to serving, but should never be cooked or fried as this destroys their health-giving properties and makes them toxic. Never reheat food containing flax seed oil.