Can you substitute oil for butter when baking bread?

Answer You can substitute oil for an equal portion of melted butter in a bread recipe. You cannot substitute oil for unmelted butter in a bread recipe. For unmelted butter, you can substitute shortening o... Read More »

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When baking cookies can I substitute anything for butter?

You can use any of the following in place of butter:Vegetable Shortening – Earth Balance and Spectrum Organics (also soy-free) have come out with mainstream shortenings, which are free of trans f... Read More »

Can I substitute ground mustard for seed mustard in bread& butter pickles?

Mustard adds a spicy flavor to bread and butter pickles. Mustard seed is traditionally used, but you may substitute 1 1/2 tsp. of ground mustard (also called mustard powder) for every 1 tsp. of see... Read More »

What to substitute baking soda with in a recipe that needs baking powder too?

You could try whipping the egg white with the sugar to get some lift.

Can baking powder be used instead of baking soda for bread?

If your bread recipe calls for baking soda, you can use baking powder instead. However, baking soda alone cannot stand in for baking powder. A teaspoon of baking powder can be substituted with a mi... Read More »