THRIVE Shortening Powder can give a pleasant, crumbly texture to tarts, muffins, and many kinds of breads. When used in place of butter, shortening provides added shelf life in your favorite homemade recipes.
Mix ¼ cup water with 1 cup Shortening Powder. Blend until smooth.
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Nutrition FactsServing Size 1 Tbsp (6g)
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs
|Saturated Fat||Less than||20g||25g|
Partially hydrogenated soybean oil, corn syrup solids, sodium caseinate, mono & diglycerides. CERTIFIED GLUTEN FREE (pouches excluded)
Temperature: Storing THRIVE at a high temperature can significantly increase the speed that calories and vitamins will degrade over time. In the correct storage container, low-moisture foods such as THRIVE can be stored at room temperature or cooler (75 degrees Fahrenheit or lower) and remain nutritious and edible for years. Our stated shelf life assumes that the product will be stored in optimal conditions.
Humidity: The effects of humidity on a closed can are caused by heat and very similar to the effects of high temperature (see above). High humidity can corrode the cans and in some cases even cause the cans to leak. Areas with high humidity can reduce the opened shelf life of the product. As humidity varies with location please use your own discretion to prevent possible sickness from eating spoiled food.
Damaged Container: Minor dents in the center of the can are usually just a cosmetic issue. However, a can that has been dented near or on a seam can have a compromised air-tight seal and allow oxygen to enter the can. If this is the case we recommend using the dented can within the specified opened shelf life, rather than closed.
The best way to maintain the highest quality of your THRIVE products is to take care of them. If you intend on storing your food for the sealed shelf life, store the cans in a place that is not open to elements such as water, light, and air. Take care of it. Don't expose it unnecessarily to the elements. Also, be sure to keep the temperature and humidity low and even. Under these proper storing situations your THRIVE will maintain its delicious taste, natural coloring, and proper nutrients.
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Sealed Shelf Life
*Shelf life based on optimal storage conditions.
Easy to use!
I bought this shortening about 2 months ago when my regular shortening ran out. I love the fact that it's not sticky like the kind you buy at the store. I've been using it in pie crusts and works great! The only negative thing I can say is that the #10 can doesn't tell you how many cups it will make when you mix up 1 cup powder with 1/4 cup water but once I measured and mixed it up, it came out to equal 2/3 cup of shortening (for anyone wondering themselves). I will definitely buy again.