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substituting cocoa butter?


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I'll be making moccatines (praline)

the ingredients are:

fresh cream

coffee powder

dark chocolate couvature

cocoa butter

Can i sub shortening for the cocoa butter?

No, it would then be something that you won't want to eat.

Edited by John DePaula (log)

John DePaula
formerly of DePaula Confections
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When asked “What are the secrets of good cooking? Escoffier replied, “There are three: butter, butter and butter.”

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