Member's Mark 100 % Pure Creamy Liquid Shortening (35 lbs.)
About this item
- 35-lb. canister of liquid soy oil shortening
- Great for pie crusts, cookies, biscuits, pan frying and deep frying
- Comes in an easy-pour canister
Member's Mark 100% Pure Creamy Liquid Shortening is the choice shortening for heavy-duty panfrying and deep frying, whether you work in a restaurant or are cooking at home. Liquid shortening is also great as a butter substitute in cookie and cake recipes or while whipping up frosting or making biscuits. And with this 35-lb., easy-pour canister, you'll always have the liquid shortening you need.
What Is Member's Mark 100% Pure Creamy Liquid Shortening Made Of?
Shortening is a fat that's a solid at room temperature and often used to make pastries, baked goods and other dishes. This creamy liquid shortening is made of 100% soybean oil and is low in saturated fat.
What Can I Cook With Member's Mark 100% Pure Creamy Liquid Shortening?
Liquid shortening can be used to create a variety of dishes and is commonly used for making flaky baked goods, like pie crusts and biscuits. Shortening can be used in cookies and other baked goods to make them fluffier and more flavorful. Don't want to bake your cookies with all shortening? You can substitute part of the butter in your recipe with shortening to prevent cookies from spreading. Adding shortening to cake makes the crumb more tender. Shortening is great for making frosting too because the higher fat content makes the frosting more stable and less likely to run or melt.
Can I Use Shortening For Frying?
Because this creamy liquid shortening has a high smoke point of 450° Fahrenheit, it's ideal for deep frying or pan frying. Here are a few delicious dishes you can make with this liquid shortening:
- French fries
- Fried chicken
- Fried pickles
- Onion rings
- Funnel cake
- Buffalo wings
- Apple fritters
- Fried green tomatoes