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, ...
Dec 12, 2014 ... With products like butter-flavored shortening on the market now, does it really
matter which one you use? ... turns that water into steam, which can cause more
gluten formation, resulting in crisper cookies if baked long enough. ... complete
hydrogenation instead, resulting in saturated fat instead of trans fat.
One of the cake recipes on F52 calls for it and I do no twant to use crisco. ...
generally speaking you can sub butter for shortening; the fat content is different
but it ...
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 ...
Dec 17, 2010 ... I have an old cookie recipe that dates back to at least the 40's, which calls for 1
cup of shortening - can I use butter instead? I feel the butter ...
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
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.
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 ...