What is raw brown sugar?

Answer Raw brown sugar comes from sugar cane; it is what is left after the sugarcane has been treated to remove the molasses and refine the sugar crystals. Raw brown sugar tastes very similar to brown sug... Read More »

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What is the difference between light brown sugar and dark brown sugar?

Because of their unique tastes, moisture contents and textures, it is important to know the difference between light brown sugar and dark brown sugar.Refining SugarThe process begins by pressing su... Read More »

Can you use dark brown sugar instead of light brown sugar for cookies?

Brown sugar is a combination of refined granulated sugar and molasses. Dark brown sugar has more molasses added than light brown sugar, resulting in a deeper color and more intense molasses flavor.... Read More »

How many packed cups of brown sugar are in 1 lb of brown sugar?

There are 2 1/4 cups of packed brown sugar for each 1 lb. of brown sugar. This measurement is the same whether you have light or dark packed brown sugar.References:Joy of Baking: Sugar

Can I Substitute Dark Brown Sugar for Light Brown Sugar?

On One Hand: Same IngredientsAccording to the Taste of Home test kitchen, both light and dark brown sugar are mixtures of granulated sugar and molasses. The only difference is that dark brown sugar... Read More »