Pure Olive Oil - Great for advanced recipes such as 6 – 12 color swirls because it allows more time to work with the batter vs. using Pomace Olive Oil.
Test results for stand alone cold process recipe with 100% Pure Olive Oil:
Lather: Small, dense lather. The more I lathered the bar in my hands, the more dense and slightly slimy the lather become. In the second photo, you can see the lather becoming a little sticky.
Lather Stability: Poor
Hand Feel: Squeaky clean
Pure Olive Oil is a blend of extra virgin and refined grade “A” olive oil.
Olive oil gives a rich feel and helps to create a very hard bar once fully cured. Used in the making of Castile soap (both liquid and bar).
Botanical Name: Olea Europaea (Olive) Oil
Common Name: Olive Oil
*Please note: This is a natural product, the color of this oil can change from batch to batch, and is completely normal.