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Gina
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 8:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

most likely its health reasons. But frankly speaking, margarine and shortening is almost identical. At least to me. Its vegetable oil. not an animal by product.

just that margarine has more buttery-like flavour while shortening is tasteless.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 11:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

small cookie wrote:
xxicingxx wrote:
hi,
could i replace the butter/margarine to Shortening?

Thanks


Is there a particular reason why you wanted to do that?


because my fridge have one tub of shortening, and my mom finding ways to use finish it.
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