Can vegetable oil be substituted for canola oil?

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Any cooking oils can be used in place of Canola oil, without any noticeable difference.
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Is canola oil a form of vegetable oil?

If you see "vegetable oil" on the bottle, it's usually canola--the least expensive, lightest-colored, most flavorless oil they can get their hands on. (And in this case, "most flavorless" is a good thing; there are times you don't want to taste the oil, like if you're making brownies.) Canola oil ( Full Answer )

Can you use canola oil instead of vegetable oil?

No it will not taste the same. Yes. Canola oil is a type of vegetable oil. Depending on what you're making, canola oil can be substituted for vegetable oil. Canola oil is also healthier than vegetable oil and has no noticable taste differences.

Does Canola Oil come from canolas?

No, canola oil comes from rapeseeds. According to AgriAlternatives,The Online Innovation, and Technology Magazine for Farmers, "Bynature, these rapeseed oils, which have long been used to produceoils for industrial purposes, are... toxic to humans and otheranimals ". Rapeseed oil is poisonous to li ( Full Answer )

What is in canola oil?

What is canola oil? We can't get it in the foreign country where I live, what is most healthy to substitute? Canola oil is an extract you get out of Canola seeds

What is the best substitute for canola oil?

Canola oil is a vegetable oil, pressed from the seeds of the"canola plant" - an engineered variant of the rape plant, which wasgiven a trademarked and much more marketable name in the 1970s.Like corn, peanut, safflower, sunflower, soybean, cottonseed, andsome other vegetable oils, canola has a neutr ( Full Answer )

Can you substitute olive oil for vegetable oil?

Yes, you can substitute olive oil for vegetable oil, but not for all dishes. Olive oil has a strong taste. You would probably not want to use olive oil in most Indian cooking and definitely not in baking. Make sure that the taste of olive oil is compatible with your other ingredients.

What is healthier Canola Oil or Vegetable Oil?

Canola Actually, canola oil is typically extracted and refined using high heat, pressure, and petroleum solvents like hexane. Most canola oil undergoes a process of caustic refining, degumming, bleaching, and deoderization, all using high heat and questionable chemicals. You're much better ( Full Answer )

What is a substitute for vegetable oil?

I personally substitute vegetable oil with canola oil. It is low in saturated fat and healthier for you. Some canola oils also contain omega 3, which many doctors recommend to their patients. *** Any other oil, corn, canola , olive , can be used as a substitute.( Even melted margarine or butter wi ( Full Answer )

Can I substitute vegetable oil for margarine?

To replace one cup of margarine one may use 1 cup shortening plus 1/2 teaspoon salt OR 1 cup butter OR 7/8 cup vegetable oil plus 1/2 teaspoon salt OR 7/8 cup lard plus 1/2 teaspoon salt.

Is corn syrup a substitute for vegetable oil?

Not really. Corn syrup is a sweetner, and it is produced after corn oil is removed from the corn. Corn or vegetable oil is actually oil, and it is different from sugars.

Can canola oil be used as a substitute for corn oil?

Yes. The two can pretty much be used interchangeably. Smoke points will differ slightly and taste may vary a bit depending on what is being cooked, but for general cooking, oil is oil.

Can butter substituted for vegetable oil?

It depends on what the oil was for. If it is a recipe, especially for baking, you can use butter as substitute for oil. It is not recommended to substitute butter to fry something because it tends to burn in a hot pan, you should use oil to fry. Yes is can! Just don't use as much oil as butter. B ( Full Answer )

What is a canola oil?

It's oil made from a certain rapeseed and was first cultivated for consumption in Canada. It has a lower erucic acid than traditional rapeseed oils. Canola stands for CANandian Oil Low Acid.

What oil can be substituted for canola oil?

Any cooking oils can be substituted for Canola Oil (Canada Oil). Canola is originally a substitute for motor oil then refined in later years for use as a food oil, substituting for corn oil, sunflower oil, soybean oil, peanut oil...etc.. Peanut, and grape seed oils are good for frying with higher sm ( Full Answer )

Can peanut oil be substituted for canola oil?

Most oils used for cooking are somewhat interchangeable. In most cases you could substitute canola oil for peanut oil. You could also use olive oil or grapeseed oil in some foods. Canola oil has most of the same properties as peanut oil, but it does take longer to cook certain foods in canola oil. ( Full Answer )

Is canola oil a vegetable oil?

No, it is the oil extracted from the seed of a weed known as rape. Rapeseed oil was originally extracted for use as a motor oil. The oil was later processed to remove most of the erucic acid (a known carcinogen) in the oil. This made it acceptable to the Canadian Authorities as a food oil. It has ne ( Full Answer )

Is there a substitution for vegetable oil?

Any neutral-tasting oil can be substituted; canola oil, soybean oil, corn oil, etc. If you want a richer taste (and more saturated fat), you can try clarified butter (ghee), depending on the dish.

Can vegetable oil be used for canola oil?

Yes. Canola (rapeseed) oil has slightly different characteristics than vegetable (soybean) oil but not considerably so. Rapeseed oil is higher in monounsaturated fats than soybean oil, a potential health benefit but it also contains tiny amounts of erucic acid (a known carcinogen). As far as cooking ( Full Answer )

What is healthier vegetable canola or olive oil?

Totally Olive oil. 1.An olive is a vegetables 2.Cooks say it's more healthier 3.less fat 4.Pure and more flavorfull 5.Also can eat not only in cooked recipes A different answer: Olive oil has the same amount of fat and calories as other oils. But it is a healthy choice because it is ( Full Answer )

Should you use olive oil or vegetable oil instead of canola oil?

vegetable oil has a higher smoke point than olive oil but olive oil has better flavor. If you're frying for a significant amount of time use vege oil, if frying for a short amt of time you can use olive. If you're in the middle you can blend olive and vege to heighten your smoke point so the olive w ( Full Answer )

Can canola oil be substituted for olive oil when making pasta?

You don't really need oil to make pasta, you just need boiling water, with maybe some salt added if you prefer it that way. If you need oil for a sauce, you theoretically use canola in place of olive oil, but taste wise and health wise you wouldn't want to. A good quality extra virgin olive oil tast ( Full Answer )

Where is canola oil from?

Canola (canada oil) Oil is processed from the seed of the rape weed. Originally it was used as a synthetic motor oil. "Raw" rapeseed oil is high in erucic acid, a known carcinogen, and must be processesd to reduce the erucic acid content. This cooking oil was originally marketed as Lear Oil, low-Eru ( Full Answer )

Can you substitute canoli for vegetable oil?

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Can you use canola oil instead of vegetable oil for a cake?

Yes, (it IS vegetable oil). However, like with olive oil there are cold pressed varieties, where the flavor of the oil would be too strong for using in a cake. For this reason you would need to use a hot pressed (cheaper/mlder) variety of Canola oil for a cake.

What are the benefits of canola oil over vegetable oil?

Canola oil is much higher in Omega-3-fatty acids than vegetable oil. Omega-3-fatty acids are essential for cardiac health. It is also lower than vegetable oil in Omega-6-fatty acids, which are linked to cardiac health problems. In addition, canola oil is very versatile and can be used for making ( Full Answer )

How nuch canola oil substitute for 2 sticks of butter?

Sometimes you can use oil for butter, but a lot of the time you can't. 2 sticks is a fair amount and oil is going to change the consistency of almost any finished product . If the butter is to be melted, tablespoon for tablespoon. 16 in two sticks means 16 of oil. If it is for cookies or some sort o ( Full Answer )

Can you substitute coconut oil for vegetable oil?

It depends on the recipe. If the recipe requires a large proportion of vegetable oil and you're hoping to substitute it with coconut oil it is not a good idea since coconut oil has a distinctive taste which will overpower the whole dish. Generally, it is a good idea to substitute vegetable oil with ( Full Answer )