Grapeseed Oil - Huile de Pepins de Raisin - 17 oz/500 ml by Vivier, France. Grapeseed Oil, a byproduct of wine production, has been a favorite of European chefs for hundreds of years due to its many fine qualities as an edible oil. Recent studies have demonstrated that grapeseed oil may also be effective in correcting blood cholesterol levels in certain individuals, thereby reducing their risk of cardiac events. Grape seed Oil has a clean, light taste that has been described as 'nutty'. Because of its 'neutral' taste, grape seed oil is often used as a base for infusing or flavoring with garlic, rosemary, or other herbs or spices. The neutral flavor of grapeseed oil makes it perfect for any dish requiring healthful oil without a strong or unwanted flavor. Common Uses: cooking, salad dressings, margarine production.