New! Chowhound Cities: Satisfy your curiosity and your palate. Explore Cities
Home Cooking 8

Epicurious Peppermint Patties: Possible to substitute coconut oil for shortening in chocolate coating?

TerriL | Sep 16, 2011 06:16 PM

I'm thinking about making the Epicurious recipe for Peppermint Patties, and was wondering if coconut oil might work as a substitute for vegetable shortening in the chocolate coating. If not, are there any other suggestions? Thanks.

Here's a link to the recipe:

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Recommended From Chowhound