chriscrites Posted 3 May 2006 , 12:52pm
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I was wondering what butter everyone uses in the No Fail Recipe? If you use salted-do you cut out the salt it calls for? I always have used the unsalted butter but my husband grabbed salted from the store last night and I don't have time to get to the store this morning!

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JoAnnB Posted 3 May 2006 , 3:57pm
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You can just leave out the salt. I do it all the time.

Jenn123 Posted 3 May 2006 , 5:45pm
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I use salted butter and salt. I never really noticed that it specified. Still tastes great!

Zamode Posted 4 May 2006 , 1:03am
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I'm with Jenn, I know most baking recipes call for unsalted but I don't think it matters much, at least to my taste buds. A stick of butter has about 1/8 tsp. butter. I would omit the added salt but don't think here or there it will matter too much, JMHO.

manatee19 Posted 4 May 2006 , 7:34am
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I've tried both, and I liked using unsalted butter. I thought the salted butter plus the pinch of salt really brought out the butter taste. I didn't think because it was sweet enough.

Just my opinion.

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