It is not just possible, it is exactly what you should be doing. In fact, coconut oil is widely used in cooking Asian and oriental cuisines. Coconut oil is durable and possesses a thermal stability of up to 200 degree celcius. This makes cooking, frying and baking extremely easy with coconut oil. The dishes get a unique flavor and tastes delicious. When it comes to cooking hot dishes, you can use coconut oil for cooking meat, vegetables and all sorts of baked and grilled dishes. Coconut oil can be used as a flavoring agent to dishes that are served cold as well. Use them to flavor your salads or bake your favorite cake with it. Coconut oil is a better alternative to any type of cooking grease.