Can cooking oil be used in place of vegetable oil for baking?

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I'm not sure what kind of cooking oil you have but most are interchangeable for baking. You just want to make sure you are using a corn or vegetable oil. When you get into olive or grapeseed oils the flavor is more pronounced and they should not be used.
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Can you use olive oil in place of vegetable oil?

Depends what you are doing with it, olive oil works great at making salad dressing, sauteing, frying eggs, and making some sauces. I have read that olive oil is not a good oil to deep fry with.

Can olive oil be used in place of vegetable oil?

Yes it can. The flavor will be slightly different. I only use Olive oil in all my cooking, baking & food preparations. olive oil from the olive tree and then uses is cooking purpose

How do you clean a cooking pan with baked on oil?

With salt. Add a bit more oil, then pour salt into the oil and scrub with a paper towel. The baked on oil will disolve and the salt will not harm the surface of the pan. Repeat as necessary until the baked on oil is gone.

Can you use vegetable oil instead of butter to bake cookies?

Absolutely. Use the same amount, I actually recommend extra virgin olive oil, but if vegetable oil is all you have, by all means. There are a lot of naysayers on the internet against this, but it is perfectly fine, think bout all the cakes and brownies that use oil and not butter. A lipid is a lipid ( Full Answer )

Can canola oil be used for baking cakes instead of vegetable oil?

Someone answered this with a "yes" however my experience suggests otherwise. I used Canola Oil in place of Vegetable Oil. My hubby wanted his favorite Brownies and the cupboard was bare when it came to Vegetable Oil. Well the Brownies looked and felt as good as ever but tasted absolutely horrible ( Full Answer )

Is cooking oil and vegetable oil the same thing?

Not exactly; it's true to say that all cooking oils are vegetable oils, but not all vegetable oils are cooking oils. For example, linseed oil is vegetable oil, but can't be used for cooking.

Can you use vegetable oil instead of butter to bake banana cake?

You can substitute vegetable oil for butter in a cake, but be aware that some vegetable oils have a strong or savoury flavour that might not be suitable for a cake. Taste the oil first. Also, butter, being a natural animal product, melts at body temperature, giving a luxurious mouth-feel as it mel ( Full Answer )

Can you use shortening in place of vegetable oil in a brownie mix?

Yes, oil, shortening, margarine, butter, lard, etc. are all pretty much interchangable in most recipes. The major differences between them are flavour and nutrition. You may need to alter the amount of salt, in particular, you add, depending on how the taste turns out to be. That is a trial and erro ( Full Answer )

Can butter be substituted in place of vegetable oil in baking strawberry cake?

I have often interchanged 'fats' when baking depending on what I had on hand. Sometimes it slightly changed the texture of the final product, but sometimes it didn't. Butter has a higher level of saturated fat so vegetable oil would be lighter , but I've never had a problem by substituting one for ( Full Answer )

Can you substitute grapeseed oil for vegetable oil in baking?

Grapeseed oil is a brilliant oil to use for most purposes. Not sure about deep frying, as this would possibly destroy the goodqualities of this fine oil in particular. I have used this oil in baking for many years with only goodresults to show.

Can you replace vegetable oil with olive oil when cooking?

yes it wont make a difference ................................ There will be a difference in flavor. Olive oil has a distinctive olive flavor, mild to strong depending on the grade of oil, which will be noticeable in the finished dish. Vegetable oil typically is neutral in flavor.

Can vegetable oil be substituted for butter in baking?

No. In many baking recipes, a combination of butter and sugar provides a solid base. Once the batter is baked, the butter melts over time and is spread evenly throughout the goods. Using melted butter or liquid oils will weigh down your batter and cause the bottoms of your goods to be greasy and/or ( Full Answer )

Can you substitute olive oil with vegetable oil for baking and frying?

Yes, to some extent. The taste of olive oil will be noticeable in the final product, so olive oil can only be used in products where that taste will be acceptable. Olive oil also has a lower smoke point than other oils, so it is not appropriate for frying at high temperatures.

Can you use olive oil in place of vegetable oil for bread?

Yes, olive oil may be used instead of vegetable oil in making bread. The bread will have a slight taste and fragrance of olives, which may or may not desirable depending on how the bread is to be used.

Can you use expired vegetable oil to bake cake?

Expired vegetable oil may be rancid, in which case it should not be used for any food. If the oil has no unpleasant odor or taste, it MAY be safe to use, particularly if the container had not been opened before the expiration date.

What vegetables are used in vegetable oil?

Lots of different vegetable yield oil that can be used in cooking or in other food preparation. We see canola (rapeseed) oil, corn oil, olive oil, palm oil, peanut oil, safflower oil and soybean oil, just to name a few of the common ones. A link is provided for more information.

Can you reuse cooked vegetable oil?

Yes, you can reuse cooked vegetable oil. Me and my parents if reuse our vegetable oil if there isn't any pieces of food left from what ever it is we cooked.

When baking can you substitute vegetable oil for cooking oil?

"Cooking oil" is actually a broad term for purified fat derived from plants which is normally liquid at room temperature. "Vegetable oil," when used to label a cooking oil product may refer to a specific oil like rapeseed oil or to a blend of different oils. Not all vegetable oils are edible - some ( Full Answer )

Can vegetable oil be used for crisco in baking?

You can safely substitute liquid oil for solid shortening in baking ONLY if the recipe calls for the shortening to be melted first. You can substitute butter or margarine for shortening ( 1 cup + 2 Tbsp for each cup of shortening). You can also substitute 1/2 cup applesauce or prune puree for each c ( Full Answer )

Can you use regular cooking oil for baking?

Yes - some recipes require oil rather than butter or margarine. For most cakes you should use a plain tasting salad oil like sunflower or safflower oil. Occassionally you may encounter an Italian or Mediterranean recipe that requires olive oil. Of course the oil used must be fresh - not rancid, or l ( Full Answer )

Can olive oil be used in place of canola oil for baking cupcakes?

Yes, and it would be preferable to canola oil. Canola oil contains a carcinogen called Erucic acid. Which is why the brand name of food grade rape seed oil was changed from LEAR oil (low-erucic acid rapeseed oil), to Canola (a combination of the words Canada and Mazola {Mazola was it's main compet ( Full Answer )

What is the best cooking oil when baking cupcakes?

Any sort of neutral-tasting vegetable oil is appropriate for baking cupcakes. If nutrition is a consideration, Canola Oil is a good choice. Olive oil is not generally appropriate unless specifically called for in the recipe because of its distinct flavor and aroma.

Can you use vegetable oil in place of butter for pancakes?

Almost all pancake recipes use oil rather than butter In thebatter. Margarines and butter-substitute spreads are mainlyvegetable oil. However, most oils do not have the consistency or flavor to be acceptable toppings for pancakes, even though once a spread has melted,the appearance would be the ( Full Answer )