Nutritional tomato seed oil and production process thereof

Fecha de publicación: 26/12/2017
Fuente: Wipo tomato
The invention discloses a nutritional tomato seed oil and a production process thereof. The process flow is simple, the loss of nutrients is avoided, and the prepared tomato seed oil is clear and transparent, safe for consumption, high in oxidation stability, and rich in nutrition. By optimizing the process, the content of lycopene in the tomato seed oil is increased, and the nutritional effect of the tomato seed oil is enhanced. The production process of the nutritional tomato seed oil comprises the following steps: (1) drying and smashing of tomato seeds; (2) physical squeezing of the tomato seeds; (3) degumming; (4) deacidification; (5) decolorization; and (6) deodorization.