What is cooking oil?

  • (noun): Any of numerous vegetable oils used in cooking.

Cooking Oil

Cooking oil is plant, animal or synthetic fat used in frying, baking and other types of cooking. It is also used in food preparation and flavoring that doesn't involve heat, such as salad dressings and bread dips, and in this sense might be more accurately termed edible oil.

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... salt and wheat flour (India) Becel — also known as Flora/Promise health-aware margarine, spreads, cooking oil, milk, fermented milk Ben Jerry's — ice cream Best Foods ... Bavarian potato mixes Peperami — Sausage snacks PG Tips — tea (UK) Phase — cooking oil Planta — margarine Popsicle — Frozen treats Pot Noodle — cup noodles ... markets (food service) Unox — soups, smoked sausages Vaqueiro — cooking margarine, cooking oil Wall's ice cream Wheel (detergent) Wish-Bone salad dressing ...
Waste Cooking Oil
... Proper disposal of used cooking oil is an important waste-management concern ... Oil is lighter than water and tends to spread into thin and broad membranes which hinder the oxygenation of water ... Because of this, a single litre of oil can contaminate as much as 1 million litres of water ...
Majlis Perbandaran Subang Jaya - Projects - Cooking Oil Recycling Project
... The Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) announced their Cooking Oil Recycling Project in their full board meetings on August 26, 2009 ... They would be provided with a container each to store the used cooking oil in their kitchens and MPSJ’s contractor would collect the oil once a week ... For every litre of oil collected, the restaurants would be paid 25 sen ...
Din Tai Fung - History
... Lai Penmei, founded Din Tai Fung (also a cooking oil retailer) in 1958 ... Around 1980, tinned cooking oil became prevalent, and business diminished drastically ... The buns were so popular that the store stopped selling oil altogether and became a full-fledged restaurant in the 1980s ...

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