food tech - fats

HideShow resource information
View mindmap
  • Saturated fats
    • found in foods from animals and coconut oil
    • unheathly
      • Build up of fatty deposits around major organs
      • Leading to CHD , obesity+ high blood pressure
    • foods with high saturatedfat also have high cholestrol
      • found in the liver, transported by the blood
    • Hydrogenation
      • allows fat to change from a liquid to a solid= unsaturated to saturated
        • improves texture +storage life


jill richardson


Very neat and well-organised mindmap on this topic. Use it to check that you know all you need to or to test yourself.

Similar Design & Technology: Food Technology resources:

See all Design & Technology: Food Technology resources »See all Functional properties resources »