With a family history of diabetes, Stephen Richards, the founder, made a decision: To become healthier by making better food choices. He created BetterBody Foods to produce better for you‚ foods and will only sell what he and his family would eat. Their state of the art facility is in Utah. The company started with agave nectar and then it involved into coconut oil, quinoa and other foods. Their goal is to bring healthy alternative foods to everyone since it is very important in their family.
This avocado oil has a uniquely high monounsaturated fat content (10g per 14g serving) which can help the body absorb certain vitamins, cushion and insulate the body, and support many body processes. A high smoke point of 500 degrees fahrenheit allows you to cook in a more healthy way, whereas coconut oil cooks at 350 degrees fahrenheit and vegetable oil at 360 degrees, and olive oil at 374 degrees.