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Is ghee healthy?

  1. Ghee is not in the Wheel of Five and is therefore not a healthy choice. Ghee contains a lot of calories: about 900 kilocalories per 100 grams. Ghee is also high in saturated fatty acids. Saturated fat increases your LDL cholesterol, which increases your risk of cardiovascular disease.

What is ghee?

  1. Ghee is a commonly used hard type of fat in Indian cuisine, among others. Ghee is made by skimming off the milk components during the melting of butter. Only butterfat remains. You call this clarified butter. You can use ghee for baking, roasting and deep frying. Ghee is suitable for this, because the fat can withstand high temperatures.

What are healthy fats for baking?

  1. Liquid baking and roasting products are included in the Wheel of Five. These fats contain a lot of unsaturated fatty acids. Unsaturated fat reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease. Examples of suitable healthy oils for baking are: peanut oil, olive oil, corn oil, rice oil, salad oil, soybean oil, sunflower oil, canola oil and stir-fry oil.

Can you say that one product is healthy?

  1. You cannot really say whether one product is healthy or unhealthy. It always depends on how much or how often you eat or drink it. We can therefore say whether a product fits in a healthy diet. Read more .

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