Equal Ration When Subing Oil For Butter?

Baking By ramie7224 Updated 15 Oct 2010 , 2:33am by KoryAK

ramie7224 Posted 15 Oct 2010 , 1:40am
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Sorry if this is a repeat question....I did a search on substitutions and didn't come up with an answer. So if I substitute oil for butter in a recipe is it an equal ratio? i.e. 1/2 C (1stick) butter = 1/2 C oil? I dropped by last stick of softened butter on the floor and the kids are in bed so I can't get out to buy more!

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mom2twogrlz Posted 15 Oct 2010 , 2:00am
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I have wondered the same thing.

KoryAK Posted 15 Oct 2010 , 2:33am
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It should be fine. TECHNICALLY there's a water/fat thing - but I've done while recipes one for one with no problems. Since you are only doing a part - go for it!

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