When it comes to cooking oil, not many of us realize its extraordinary benefits. It’s not just another ingredient used for preparing food, but an essential one that helps the entire dish get its actual taste.Addition of oil to a dish enhances its flavor and also adds a plethora of vitamins and minerals which make the preparation healthy for consumption.
Shedding some light on their health benefits, cooking oils help in reducing the risk of suffering from cardiovascular diseases and stroke, decrease body’s fat level, keeps cholesterol level in check, and make the skin glow. Today, a plethora of cooking oil brands are offering a broad range of cooking oils, from canola to sunflower, coconut to olive oil. But, not all of them are completely fit and healthy for
Here in this post, we’ve detailed on top 10 cooking oil brands of India that you can trust and bank up for all your cooking needs.
A product of Adani Wilmar Group, Fortune is the leading cooking oil manufacturing company in India. It brings to shelves a broad range of cooking oils for a variety of cooking needs. These include sunflower, soya refined, mustard, and olive oil. Each and every edible oil range produced by Fortune undergoes a hundred purity tests which make them highly healthy for consumption.
Introduced in the year of 2000, the brand became a hit within the next two years and since 2002 it has been the number one and most trusted brand in the Indian market.
Saffola stands second on the list of most well-known edible oil brands in India. A subsidiary of Marico Limited, it has been dominating the Asian and South African market. Just like Fortune, Saffola too offers a broad range of edible oils which are a rich source of vitamins, minerals, and other essential nutrients.
Some of its popular varieties like Saffola Gold for Heart Care, Saffola Active for Weight Management, Saffola Total for Cholesterol Control and Saffola Tasty for Active Body are the most sold products on the market.
➧) Wagga Wagga Pure:
Wagga Pure, a relatively new low cholesterol cooking oil brand in India, it has immensely impressed its consumers in a very short span of time. A branch of AGRL (Agro Global Resource Limited), Wagga Pure was launched in the year of 2016, and since then it has opened a thousand stores all across the nation, offering a mesmerizing range of oils. Its variety is fit for all types of cooking needs including deep frying, sautéing, preparing salads, dressings, and dips
Taking the fourth position on the list of top 10 cooking oil brands of India is Sundrop. Sundrop has been a part of the Indian market since last 2 decades. Its range of products including Superlite Advanced, Heart, Nutrilite, Nutrifit, Glodlite, Lite and Superlite oil are the most sold variety in the market. Sundrop is a subsidiary of Agro Tech Foods Ltd (ATFL) and was first introduced in India in the year of 1989.
Dhara is another renowned cooking oil brand of India. Essentially launched under the brand name of Mother Dairy, Dhara just after hitting the market impressed its consumers with its exclusive taste and health benefits. Its range of cooking oils includes rice bran, mustard, refined mustard, Ghani, groundnut and refined vegetable oil. Dhara is relatively inexpensive and hence, it majorly caters to the middle-income group.
Standing sixth, Dalda once ruled the edible oil industry. Negative publicity and lot of speculations made it lose its mark. However, the brand is back in the market in its all transformed avatar. It’s a healthy choice and has been serving the Indian market since last 75 years. Its product variety includes mustard, soybean, and sunflower refined vegetable oil. Dalda, like Dhara, offers affordable edible oil products and majorly caters to the lower and middle-income group.
Next on the list is Cargill Foods India. A renowned edible oil manufacture of India, Cargill has been offering top-quality and healthy products to household consumers since the last couple of decades. Cargill sells its range of cooking oils under the brand name of Leonardo range of olive oils, Gemini, NatureFresh, Sweekar, Rath and Sunflower Vanaspati. Cargill is a USA based company that began catering the Asian market almost 152 years ago.
➧) Nutrela Cooking Oil
Nutrela is a product company of Ruchi Soya Industries. Ruchi Soya Industries is one of the largest manufactures of cooking oils in India with about 20 manufacturing units sprawling across the entire nation. Nutura is most famed for its exceptional variety of edible oils, each of which come loaded with the richness of essential nutrients that aid in the prevention of a broad range of lifestyle as well as heart-related diseases.
➧) Rasoya Protein Limited
Formerly known as Maharashtra Soya Industries Ltd, Rasoya Protein Ltd. began its operation in the year of 1992 with three production units installed in Odisha, Gujarat, and Maharashtra respectively. The company is most famed for its Refined Soybean and Sunflower oil variety. A company insider informs that the company soon launch its range of Rice Bran Oil which will give a tough competition to many existing brands in the Indian market.
➧) Vimal Oil & Foods Ltd
Established in the year of 1993 in the state of Gujarat, VOFL (Vimal Oil & Foods Ltd) offers the broadest range of cooking oils in the entire nation. Its range of oils include Cottonseed oil, Groundnut oil, Mustard oil, Soyabean oil, Sunflower oil, Corn oil, Rice Bran oil, Canola Oil and more.