A question about a recipe: Shirley Corriher's Touch-of-Grace Biscuits

I have a question about the recipe "Shirley Corriher's Touch-of-Grace Biscuits" from Genius Recipes. Has anyone made these with butter or coconut oil instead of shortening?

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  • Posted by: Eva
  • November 23, 2013
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Eva November 24, 2013
Thank you both so much!
 
Nancy November 24, 2013
Yes. They taste great with butter, but coconut oil tends to hijack the flavor profile.
 
Kristen M. November 24, 2013
You could substitute any solid fat for the shortening -- in fact, when I read through the comment threads on the post and recipe to check if others had, I saw that I'd made them with bacon fat (which I'd forgotten!) with good results!
 
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