Question: What is burn temperature of olive oil?

March 2, 2011


Chris Paulk's picture

There seems to be a variety of answers available online, but the answers found most often are;

Smoke Points
Safflower 265 degrees C
Sunflower 246 degrees C
Soybean 241 degrees C
Canola 238 degrees C
Corn 236 degrees C
Peanut 231 degrees C
Sesame 215 degrees C
Olive 190 degrees C
Lards 183 to 205 degrees