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Old 10-04-2007, 10:13 AM   #1
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Wink Butter or Margarine

So what is it guys. What do you like better Butter or Margarine.

Im a butter dude all the way!!

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Old 10-04-2007, 10:16 AM   #2
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No margarine. Ever It's nasty stuff. If I'm cooking Kosher, I use vegetable oils, and choose "other" dishes that don't need butter.
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Old 10-04-2007, 10:16 AM   #3
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Butter for me

Margarine for the wife


When I cook I have to sneek in the butter so she doesnt complain. hehe Otherwise she cant tell the difference.
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Old 10-04-2007, 10:21 AM   #4
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Absolutely no margarine. Butter tastes better and is MUCH better for you.

Remember, just because something is lower in fat, does not mean it's better for you.
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Old 10-04-2007, 10:21 AM   #5
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Butter. There is no reason for margarine.
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Old 10-04-2007, 10:24 AM   #6
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We like butter most of the time, but I do keep a container of "tub butter" (soft-spread margarine) on hand for buttering toast, bread, or baked potatoes.
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Old 10-04-2007, 10:50 AM   #7
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i love butter on saltine crackers, then add a lil raspberry jam on top. perfect snack
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Old 10-04-2007, 11:08 AM   #8
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I always use butter. Butter is a wonderful thing. I particularly like European butters.

Margerines are foul and bad for you.

I do cook for a dairy-allergic person and use margerine once in awhile, though. Lately I've switched to organic vegan Smart Balance which tastes 1000 times better than regular smartbalance.
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Old 10-04-2007, 11:20 AM   #9
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Butter. All other spreads are yucky.
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Old 10-04-2007, 11:25 AM   #10
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Butter all the way for me, margarine for son and others who can't tell the difference, or like it better !
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Old 10-04-2007, 11:37 AM   #11
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Butter, the whole butter, and nothing but the butter. Margarine is for Great Depression and World War II era survivors.
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Old 10-04-2007, 11:49 AM   #12
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I threw out all my margerine a while back as its pure transfat.I like butter and for other things I realyl like the Smart Balance it tastes really good and its good for you.
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Old 10-04-2007, 12:04 PM   #13
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I threw out all my margerine a while back as its pure transfat.I like butter and for other things I realyl like the Smart Balance it tastes really good and its good for you.
a butter that's good for you???? where when how why!!!!
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Old 10-04-2007, 12:34 PM   #14
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The Smart Balance is a spread like margerine but helps reduce cholesteral no trans fat and it has a great butter flavor.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:48 PM   #15
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Butter all the way, when I'm not using olive oil. I don't even buy margarine anymore, which disappoints my stepfather. I guess I could buy a small tub for him, since it lasts forever
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Old 10-04-2007, 02:03 PM   #16
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Most definitely butter. I tried Smart Balance. James thought it was okay, but to me it didn't really taste like anything, and it just felt greasy in my mouth. I try not to eat it too often, but I love butter!

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Old 10-04-2007, 02:25 PM   #17
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Butter. More versatile and useful.

Plus with the transfats in margarine you may as well use shortening.
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Old 10-04-2007, 02:44 PM   #18
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Butter forever I do not like axel grease
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Old 10-04-2007, 02:51 PM   #19
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Well, a good margarine like Country Crock that has no Trans Fat is actually better for you than butter. It has less calories, less saturated fat, and no trans fat.
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Old 10-04-2007, 04:03 PM   #20
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Salt free butter, for sure!
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