Vegetable shortening (such as Crisco) contains no water, while butter does, so it
takes slightly more butter to accomplish the job: for every one cup of shortening, ...
Have you ever wondered to yourself, "If a baking recipe calls for shortening, can I
use butter or margarine instead?" If so, you're not alone. Shortening and butter ...
I'm with you, I don't use shortening either, I generally just substitute butter. ... If the
shortening is being melted, then you can use equal amounts of vegetable oil. I
hardly ever use ... Skip the Butter and Use This on Your Grilled Cheese Instead.
Nov 23, 2013 ... I'd always told people that a shortening/butter pie crust would have better .... What
do you think of oil instead of butter or shortening? .... I use shortening sometimes,
butter sometimes and lard (when I can find it these days).
Apr 30, 2008 ... In general, you can substitute shortening for butter in equal amounts in ... the
butter cookies at right (note: I had to use a bit of Dutch process in the ... and
mysteriously did not have honey (but had molasses instead, for yet ...
When substituting shortening with cooking oil, you should use 1 cup of oil for
every 1 cup of ... Both butter and margarine can substitute for shortening in a
If the recipe calls for 3/4 cups vegetable shortening can I use butter and if so how
... Yes, in most instances you can use butter or margarine in place of vegetable ...
Q. Can I use melted butter or margarine instead of vegetable oil in the brownie
batter ... The only "no-no" is using melted vegetable shortening in place of the oil.
Oct 2, 2014 ... Shortening is an experiment comparing an all-butter biscuit versus an all-
shortening biscuit. ... Recently Clabber Girl challenged me to use their baking
powder in a series of ... and every change you make can result in a totally
different product! ... Instead, it all came together in a slightly sticky, shaggy mass.
To grease a baking pan, presumably any fat you can manage to coat the ... If you
decide to use butter instead of shortening, you can't just put in the same ...