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What is vegetable shortening?
How is vegetable shortening made?
It is made from vegetable oils, such as cottonseed oil and soy bean oil, that have been chemically transformed into a solid state. This is done by a process called "hydrogenation."
2 interesting facts about vegetable shortening are…
•Vegetable shortening is high in saturated fat, which can increase the risk of heart disease.