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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shortening

Shortening is any fat that is a solid at room temperature and used to make crumbly pastry and ... Since the invention of hydrogenated vegetable oil in the early 20th century, "shortening" has come almost exclusively to mean hydrogenated ...

food52.com/hotline/17824-can-i-use-butter-or-vegetable-oil-in-place-of-shortening-will-a-recipe-still-be-similar-in-taste-wh

yes, you can use butter or vegetable oil in place of shortening. If the shortening is not being melted in your cake recipe, I would substitute with the same amount ...

www.erinnudi.com/2014/03/12/difference-between-vegetable-oil-vegetable-shortening

Mar 12, 2014 ... In conclusion, vegetable oil and vegetable shortening are basically the same flavorless product, only one is liquid and one solid. Oil and melted ...

www.livestrong.com/article/549060-what-is-the-difference-between-shortening-vegetable-oil-in-doughnut-making

Doughnuts sold at doughnut shops don't have the same requirement for shelf life, ... Shortening, made by hydrogenating vegetable oil to make it act like a solid, ...

www.bhg.com/recipes/how-to/bake/substituting-oil-for-shortening-in-a-cake-recipe

You can substitute vegetable oil, cup for cup, for shortening. Using oil versus shortening will change the texture of baked goods. The shortening, being a solid fat ...

www.reference.com/food/vegetable-shortening-same-vegetable-oil-cb8c152723b69885

Vegetable shortening and vegetable oil are not the same. Vegetable oil is derived from plant sources such as seeds. Manufacturers create shortening from  ...

cooking.stackexchange.com/questions/7149/are-there-any-substitutes-for-shortening

Sep 11, 2010 ... You can use any neutral flavored oil, such as vegetable or canola oil. .... And coconut oil does not have the same effect as shortening that I am ...

cooking.stackexchange.com/questions/33897/what-exactly-is-vegetable-shortening

May 2, 2013 ... Compared to vegetable oil, vegetable shortening is solid at room temperature ... It mimics the baking properties of lard the same way margarine ...

www.wideopeneats.com/the-differences-between-shortening-and-oils

Nov 23, 2016 ... Baking 101: The Differences Between Shortening, Butter, and Oils ... The greatest thing about both is that they tend to be used for the same purposes, and ... But shortening is made of up vegetable oil and lard, or fat, to make it ...