Sacha Inchi (Plukenetia volubilis) is a plant of the Euphorbiaceae family endemic to the tropical mountain forests of the Peruvian Amazon.
This perennial liana produces seeds "Sacha Inchi" with a high concentration of essential unsaturated fatty acids (omega 3 - 6 and 9). Read more.
Sacha Inchi seeds contains no allergens and is also very digestible.
The table below shows us that Sacha Inchi oil contains more unsaturated Omega 3 fatty acids (interesting for health) than other oils. In addition the distribution of Omega 3-6 and 9 is more interesting. Sacha Inchi Oil is the result of the cold pressing of shelled raw Sacha Inchi seeds.
|Omega 3||Omega 6||Total
Percent of unsaturated fatty acid content