Kentaste Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is cold pressed, all natural, organic, unrefined, Non-GMO and made in Kenya from coconuts sourced from over 1,800 organic and fair trade certified smallholder farmers. Since we started as a small family business in 2011, we’ve been nuts about quality and keeping things natural. After all, when you work exclusively with the locally sourced Kenyan variety of coconuts like we do, you don’t need to change much. And we don’t: our coconut oil is made under strict quality standards from organic grated whole coconut kernels and unlike refined coconut oils, no additives are used. Our Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is NOT hydrogenated, bleached, refined or deodorized to make sure you get a a pure coconut taste every time. The whole kernel quality of our Extra-Virgin Organic Coconut Oil gives it a subtle nutty flavor and aroma. Use it as a healthy, delicious alternative for butter or oil in your daily cooking to add nutrient rich flavor to all your favorite recipes. Our Extra Virgin Organic Coconut Oil is also perfect for skin and haircare, full of antioxidant vitamin E. Kentaste coconut oil is a wonderful natural moisturizer that can help heal damaged skin, reduce signs of aging and keep your skin healthy and vibrant and just as it does for skin, our coconut oil can also protect hair from sun damage and dehydration; massage a little of our organic virgin coconut oil into your scalp and hair to help shield you from harmful UV radiation. Kentaste’s story is also about people and the place we call home. Everything about our Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is proudly Kenyan, starting with our name. We source all our fruits locally from coastal Kenyan farmers then process and package them at our factory, employing Kenyan staff. At Kentaste, we’re here for the long haul to produce great products that enrich lives, from our customers to employees and that’s why folks here in Kenya love how we do things, and perhaps you will too.
Our virgin coconut oil is cold pressed from whole kernels and is made from fresh, organic grown coconuts, is nutrient rich, gluten free and naturally delicious as well as Fair Trade, Non GMO and USDA Organic Certified.
Kentaste Virgin Coconut Oil is a healthy, natural product perfect for cooking, baking and to add in your smoothies. It is a perfect addition to vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free diets. Our whole kernel processing gives subtle nuttier taste to our coconut oil that adds an exciting flavor to your recipes.
Our Virgin Organic Coconut oil is naturally versatile; use it to keep yourself delicious on the outside too. It is great for hair and skincare, and has natural moisturizing and protective qualities that help maintain healthy skin. Use it as a lip balm, face cleanser or a full body oil and as a natural conditioner for your hair.
The coconuts used to make our virgin organic coconut oil are grown at the Kenyan coast next to the Indian ocean and under the African Sun by FAIR TRADE ORGANIC farmers. Our partner farmers use only climate friendly farming practices and sustainable harvesting methods to ensure that you get the purest, most natural product that helps keep both you and the environment healthy.
A percentage of every purchase goes directly into a fund that supports Kenyan farmers and their communities through fair trade projects implemented by Kentaste in rural Kenya such as purchasing desks for school children, providing training to farmers in agronomy and financial management, and supporting initiatives tied to improving access to health care.