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When I took my decorating class we used a recipe that only had shortening in it. I have lost the recipe and am trying to locate it again.

Margie - from Shreveport, LA

Any buttercream icing recipe can be made with vegetable shortening only. Simply substitute the same amount of shortening for butter. For butter flavor, add clear butter flavor.


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