What is dark corn syrup?

Answer Dark corn syrup is a liquid sweetener that many people consume in their regular diets. It can be used as an alternative to other liquid sweeteners like honey or barley malt syrup.OriginDark corn sy... Read More »

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Is Corn Syrup considered "natural" (corn syrup, not high fructose corn syrup)?

There is no definition of "natural" as recognized by the FDA/USDA. It is a catch-all marketing term for everything from the most processed foods to the most basic foods. Food manufacturers use it t... Read More »

How to Substitute Dark Corn Syrup for Light?

Corn syrup used for baking consists of 15 percent to 20 percent dextrose and other sugars naturally derived from corn. Dark corn syrup has a slight molasses flavor, and light corn syrup has a milde... Read More »

Can dark corn syrup be used in place of molasses?

Molasses is the sweet liquid that is left over after extracting sugar from sugar cane or beets. Dark corn syrup is the sweet liquid from corn and it can be a substitute for molasses in most baking ... Read More »

Can corn syrup be used in place of golden syrup?

Substitute equal parts corn syrup for golden syrup. Though the vegetable-based sweetener's milder flavor may not correspond to golden syrup's treacly boldness, corn syrup adequately serves recipes ... Read More »