"A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat."--Old New York Proverb

SUBSTITUTIONS & EQUIVALENTS Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for SUBSTITUTIONS & EQUIVALENTS, by , is from Barbara's Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
SUBSTITUTIONS AND EQUIVALENTS
2 tablespoons fat = 1 ounce
1 cup of fat = 1/2 pound
1 pound butter = 2 cups
1 cup shortening plus 1/2 tsp salt = 1 cup butter
2 cups sugar = 1 pound
2-1/2 cups brown sugar, packed = 1 pound
1-1/3 cups brown sugar, packed = 1 cup of granulated sugar
3-1/2 cups powdered sugar = 1 pound
4-1/2 cups sifted cake flour = 1 pound
1 ounce bitter chocolate = 1 square
4 TBS cocoa plus 2 tsp butter = 1 ounce bitter chocolate
1 cup egg whites = 8 to 10 whites
1 cup egg yolks = 12 to 14 yolks
16 marshmallows = 1/4 pound
1 TBS cornstarch = 2 TBS flour for thickening
1 TBS vinegar or lemon juice plus 1 cup milk = 1 cup sour milk (buttermilk)
10 graham crackers = 1 cup fine crumbs
1 cup whipping cream = 2 cups whipped
1 cup evaporated milk = 3 cups whipped
1 lemon = 3 to 4 tablespoons juice
1 orange = 6 to 8 tablespoons juice
1 cup raw rice = 3 to 4 cups cooked rice

Directions:
Directions:
SUCCESSFUL SUBSTITUTIONS
For:

1 cup milk
1/2 cup evaporated milk plus 1/2 cup water or
1 cup skim milk plus 2 TBS shortening

1 cup heavy cream
3/4 cup milk plus 1/4 cup shortening

1 cup buttermilk (sour milk)
1 cup milk plus 1-1/2 TBS lemon juice or
1 cup milk plus 1-1/3 TBS vinegar

1 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp baking soda plus 1/2 cup buttermilk (or cream)
1/4 tsp baking soda plus 2 eggs (if using milk in recipe)

1 whole egg
2 TBS liquid (milk or water) plus 2 TBS flour plus 1-1/2 tsp shortening plus 1-1/2 tsp baking baking powder

2 egg whites
1 egg plus 1-1/2 tsp shortening

1 cup honey
3/4 cup white sugar plus 1/4 cup liquid

1 square chocolate
3 TBS cocoa plus 1 TBS shortening

1 cup molasses
1/2 cup white sugar plus 1/4 cup liquid

1 tablespoon flour (for thickening)
1-1/2 tsp dried bread crumbs

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

12W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!