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Cooking Level: Intermediate

Living In: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Hello Recipeeps! Can anyone tell me if I can sub heavy cream for half and half?

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Last updated: Mar. 19, 2013 1:07 pm
Posted: Mar. 19, 2013 12:25 pm
 
Answered by: linda2d
Mar. 19, 2013 12:29 pm
probably, depends a little on the recipe andhow it might alter the out come. I sub milk for cream so I"m not as picky as some about creaminess. I have also subbed cream and milk for half and half since to me that's all it is (sort of) :)
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linda2d
Mar. 19, 2013 12:32 pm
also, when I say sub 'this' for 'that', 'this' is what I use and 'that' is what it called for. Many here say it with the opposite meaning.
 
Marianne
Mar. 19, 2013 1:07 pm
I know what you mean, Linda. I always have to go back to look at the recipe to see what they meant! Crazy, huh?!
 
Answered by: AZ93
Mar. 19, 2013 12:29 pm
Depends on the recipe, but you should be able to. If you have milk, do half cream, half milk.
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patticakes43
Mar. 19, 2013 12:31 pm
Okay. Thnx ladies!
 
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