Dump cake with white chocolate

hi there, can I use white chocolate instead of the recommend semisweet chocolate?

Clarajhidalgo
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Chocolate Dump-It Cake
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Nancy September 11, 2020
This is a possible substitution, you could make with these factors in mind:
The original recipe had 4 oz unsweetened chocolate, which has almost no sugar.
White chocolate has about half an oz sugar per oz candy/coating, so using 4 oz will add 2 oz sugar to the recipe.
So be prepared for sweeter taste and/or reduce the other sugar amount called for in the recipe.
Last, white chocolate has no chocolate solids and so will not have the same bitter/umami taste of unsweetened chocolate.
 
Nancy September 11, 2020
My error.
Didn't see there were TWO chocolate ingredients, the 2nd being semisweet chips.
Yes, the white chocolate will be fine as a replacement for the semisweet chips.
 
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