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Is lard shortening

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No. Lard is animal fat and shortening is vegetable oil that has been hydrogenated.

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Can shortening be used in place of lard?

Yes, shortening is a direct replacement for lard.


Can you use shortening in place of lard?

Shortening is made from hydrogenated vegetable oil, such as soybean oil, while lard is made from animal fat. But you can use shortening in recipes that call for lard.


What is the ratio for shortening in stead of lard when making bread?

Shortening is the same as lard, so the ratio is 1:1.


Can I use shortening in my Tamales, instead of lard?

Vegetable shortening will work just as well as lard for making tamales, and is ideal when entertaining vegetarians. Vegetable shortening works just like lard and can always be substituted.


What is the difference between lard and shortening?

Lard is the rendered fat of hogs. Shortening is any fat product typically a mixture of different fats.


What is vegetable lard?

There is really no such thing as vegetable lard. Lard refers to a fat coming from an animal. There is such thing as vegetable fats, like oil and shortening. Shortening is often called (incorrectly) vegetable lard because its look and consistency is similar to animal lard.


Is there an equivalent to shortening?

If you mean lard shortening, you exchange it for vegetable shortening. Or, you can use butter. Brought to you by: MamaSayCupcake (@yahoo.com)


What is similar to lard and is healthier?

vegetable shortening (CRISCO)


Which is best for you lard or shortening?

Recent studies suggest that lard is actually better for health than shortening. Shortening consists primarily of partially hydrogenated vegetable oil, which has proven to be very unhealthy for the human body.


What ingredient can you use if you don't have of Shortening?

for many years lard was used before shortening. nowadays, lard is hard to find but it makes dugh ver tender and flaky.


Can you use lard in cupcakes?

No, use shortening, margarine or butter, lard makes them greasy and taste terrible.


What is the fat used for pie crusts?

Lard, shortening, butter


What is animal shortening?

Butter It can be lard from a pig, which can be used as butter.


Why is the term shortening often used instead of fat?

LARD


What can you use instead of lard in bread?

shortening, butter or margarine


What is a word nearly the same as lard?

fat, grease, shortening, suet


Can i substitute butter in a cake recipe?

Yes, you can substitute it for lard or shortening.


What can you use instead of shortening when baking?

Butter, lard, or veg oil.


What is the word nearly the same as lard?

fat, grease, shortening, suet


What can be substituted for liquid shortening?

Substitutes for liquid shortening include: melted butter melted shortening vegetable oil canola oil melted lard


Is lard the same as crisco?

No. Lard is rendered animal fat (the animal fat is cooked down, then cooled and solidified into lard), while Crisco is a vegetable shortening.


What does shortening in cooking mean?

Shortening is the fat or oil used in cooking. It can range from lard to olive oil, depending on the recipe.


Can you use Lard in making cookies instead of shortening?

No, making this substitution is not advisable. Lard will give your cookies a strange flavour and texture.


Can lard be used in place of shortening?

usually, yes. In fact, lard really makes some pastries taste so much better. However, lard is animal fat and therefore, not healthy. If you use it rarely, then enjoy the better taste, but if you cook with it routinely, switch to shortening.


Use lard instead of shortening?

Shortening didn't come about until the 20th century, lard was used in place of shortening because it was what was on hand. When making things like biscuits and cornbreads country cooks often used bacon drippings (grease saved from cooking bacon).