Olive Oil Conversion vs Butter

Posted by Alexa Ketterling

Have you ever wondered how much olive oil to use vs butter in a recipe? When cooking it can be confusing but here is a quick breakdown of the measurements to switch over to olive oil vs butter.


Butter       Olive Oil

1 teaspoon                3/4 teaspoon

1 tablespoon          2 1/4 teaspoons

1/4 cup                      3 tablespoons

1/3 cup                   1/4 cup

1/2 cup          1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons

2/3 cup                  1/2 cup

3/4 cup          1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon

1 cup                     3/4 cup

Topics: Olive Oil

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