No Scale, How Many Cups In 3 Lbs. Of Shortening?

Decorating By cakecastle Updated 12 May 2008 , 3:29pm by cakecastle

cakecastle Posted 8 May 2008 , 6:39pm
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I want so badly to try Sharon's famous BC. I have searched this site but have yet to find the answer (don't know if I'm not searching right or what). I was hoping one of you wonderful, helpful people that have tried Sharon's recipe can tell me what the conversion is. I will be using Crisco, since I can't afford to buy high-ratio just for family cakes, so will it take the same amount? Thanks so much! icon_biggrin.gif


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kakeladi Posted 8 May 2008 , 9:16pm
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As I remember each cup of shortening weights 7 oz. HTH

cakecastle Posted 11 May 2008 , 11:33pm
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Thank you! icon_biggrin.gif I have had the hardest time bringing this thread up again, when I would click a thread it wouldn't open no matter how many times I tried icon_confused.gif . Sorry I didn't say thank you sooner.


shadowgypsie Posted 12 May 2008 , 3:03am
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I spent a lot of time figuring the quanties of ingredients to price. There is 7 cups of shortening in a 3lb can of crisco.

cakecastle Posted 12 May 2008 , 3:29pm
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Great! Thanks! icon_biggrin.gif


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