How Long Is Your Bc Good?

Baking By Pagea Updated 24 Jul 2011 , 8:07am by hollyml

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Pagea Posted 13 Jul 2011 , 4:14pm
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I know there are MANY BC recipes. So I'd like to know for those of you that make your BC in large amounts (to use on future orders) what you consider your shelf life? Do you refrigerate or not refrigerate?


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jason_kraft Posted 13 Jul 2011 , 4:50pm
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We refrigerate our buttercream, and it's still been fine after several months in the fridge. It's dairy-free (made with margarine and shortening), I'm not sure how that would affect shelf life.

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hollyml Posted 24 Jul 2011 , 8:07am
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I use all butter and haven't ever had BC "go bad," even after many months. I leave it at room temp if I know I'll use it within several days, refrigerate if I'll use it within a couple weeks, and freeze for longer than that.


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