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Ugh! Just realized I don't have sour cream for black & white cookies! Can I sub or must I go back out?

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xena Dec 12, 2006 03:44 PM

I have plain yogurt...what do you think?

  1. x
    xena Dec 13, 2006 02:07 AM

    I went out for the sour cream after all. Decided I was afraid to fool with it on my first try. The cookies are delicious.

    Thank you all for your help!

    1. c
      coconutz Dec 12, 2006 11:37 PM

      yogurt subs very well in cakes and since this is a cakelike cookie I would try it. Let us know.

      1. Karl S Dec 12, 2006 03:45 PM

        Yogurt doesn't have the same proportion of fat, so the consistency would likely vary somewhat. If you are willing to risk that, go ahead. If not, get some SC.

        1. j
          JaneRI Dec 12, 2006 03:45 PM

          I'd use plain yogurt. Maybe strain it a bit first in a strainer lined w/a coffee filter (an hour) to firm it up a bit.

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