Can I fry with olive oil?
Yes. olive oil is a healthy cooking alternative. You can fry with olive oil due to its high smoke point.
Can olive oil be used instead of butter and margarine in recipes?
Yes. Olive oil can be used in place of butter or margarine in many recipes, such as on vegetables, rice, potatoes, for baking, or on toast.
What is the smoke point of olive oil?
Extra virgin olive oil’s smoke point is between 374–405°F, making it a safe choice for most cooking methods, including most pan-frying.