Shortening In Buttercream

Decorating By colombean Updated 7 Sep 2009 , 3:06pm by Win

colombean Posted 7 Sep 2009 , 2:57pm
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so... why is there shortening in buttercream? what does it do to the buttercream? can I just use butter? thank you!

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Win Posted 7 Sep 2009 , 3:06pm
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I have always found the link to below to be helpful in explaining the different buttercreams. HTH!

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