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Substitute For Buttermilk

It is difficult to buy buttermilk where I live. What can I use as a substitute?

By Barbara from Calpe, Spain

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March 14, 20100 found this helpful

Measure out milk and put in 1 teaspoon lemon juice or 1 teaspoon vinegar if that's for baking; it wouldn't do for salad dressing or drinking.

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March 15, 20100 found this helpful

One recipe I have uses buttermilk. I always just add 2 Tbsp of vinegar to the milk.

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March 15, 20100 found this helpful

If for cooking or baking: 1 cup buttermilk = 1 cup plain yogurt

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March 15, 20100 found this helpful

Take 1 cup of milk and 2-3 Tsp. of vinegar or lemon juice or cream of tartar after about 15 minutes it suppose to curdle. Mix again and use.

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March 15, 20100 found this helpful

To make pretend buttermilk, add 1-3/4 tablespoons of cream of tartar to a cup of milk. Or add a tablespoon of lemon juice or white vinegar to a cup of milk and let it stand for 5 to 10 minutes. In many baking recipes, you can also just use plain yogurt or sour cream instead of buttermilk.

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March 15, 20100 found this helpful

There is powdered buttermilk sold in the baking section of the store. You might check to see if your store has it, if not there, ask the manager to stock it.

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March 17, 20100 found this helpful

Add 2 Tbsp. lemon juice or white vinegar to the milk and let stand for a while, bit more juice/vinegar can be added, it also serves as an extra rising agent.

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