The sesame oil is made from the seeds of the sesame plant, which is called the sesame seeds. The sesame plant grows in hot, dry climates and grows well in subtropical areas around the whole world, especially in Afrika, South-America and Central-America. Spack purchases the sesame seeds from their supplier, the seeds are pressed at a different location.
The organic sesame seeds are grown by organic farmers in Uganda. The supplier of Spack is part of a big project in Northern-Uganda, the project in Northern-Uganda aims on improving livelihoods of the local farmers.
The sesame seeds are pressed in Nïederkruchten, in Germany. The seeds are pressed at a low temperature, this ensures that the oil retains its flavor and nutrients.
Spack also supplies organic roasted sesame oil, the roasted variety is made from 100% roasted sesame seeds. It is red/ brown of color and has a more nutty taste than the cold pressed sesame oil. The organic roasted sesame oil of Spack is from Mexico.