Honeyville's Shortening Powder is an excellent culinary tool for emergency preparedness and everyday convenience. Shortening provides a light, fluffy, and flakey texture to your baked goods. For baking, powdered shortening can be blended with other dry ingredients. Shortening powder is a great time saver and convenience adder for everyday cooking. Honeyville Shortening Powder is an ideal product for long term food storage and emergency preparedness.
Shelf-Life: Shortening Powder will store for 3 to 5 years in a sealed #10 can (oxygen absorber included) under ideal storage conditions (cool, dry place).
Instructions: To obtain optimum texture, add 1/3 cup water to ½ cup shortening powder and mix well. For added texture and flavor, add 1 teaspoon of vegetable oil.
Uses: Shortening Powder can be used separately or in combination with baked goods.
Packaging: Shortening Powder is sealed air tight in a #10 can and weighs approximately 2.5 pounds. A case contains 6 #10 cans and weighs 15 pounds. Each can contains 39 servings. One serving size is ¼ cup.
Ingredients: Partially Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, Corn Syrup Solids, Sodium Caseinate (a milk derivative), Mono & Diglycerides. Contains less than 2% of Sodium Silicoaluminate as an anti-caking agent and less than 2% Dipotassium Phosphate as a processing agent.
Allergen information: Contains milk and soy. This product is produced on equipment that processes products containing soy, wheat, milk, egg, peanut, and tree nuts.
I wanted to buy powdered shortening, however it is made with trans fat which is the partially hydrogenated soybean oil. Also the corn syrup is deadly. Both the soybeans and corn are GMO in this country. Terrible ingredients that are detrimental to health.Review by Karen Fich (Posted on 7/14/14)