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Coconut Oil Adequate Replacement for Cocoa Butter in Chocolate Thinning/Making?

gurlCulinaire | Oct 23, 201304:00 PM     19

I am virtually out of cocoa butter and I need a hard fat to thin my chocolate. Does coconut oil work just as good as cocoa butter for this purpose? I have deodorized coconut oil. I'm not sure but I think coconut oil is called coconut butter when it is hard. Really dunno though. Will the chocolate set after dipping? Pleeease help me!!!

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