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Old 07-02-2007, 08:35 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I want to make a Fresh Cherry Tart with Cocoa Crust for 4th of July. Is there a subsitute for coconut oil? I don't have that in the house and we are short on funds this month. Could I use Canola oil?

Also, date sugar...can I use regular white sugar?

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Butter, lard, any oil that is more or less solid at room temperature. Depending on what it's used for, canola *might* work, but it might not.

Date sugar and white sugar will have different flavors, but other than that should be fine.

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I think I will do butter since I do have that on hand. Oh and regular sugar.

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