Egg Substitute – What To Use
Are you stuck looking for an alternative to eggs in your recipes? If so, what is a good substitute for eggs in recipes. The list below will provide alternatives that work in most recipes. Plus, a homemade egg substitute recipe that is less expensive, has fewer calories and is just as satisfactory.
What is a good substitute for eggs?
Ener-G Egg Replacer – follow directions on box.
2 tbsp cornstarch = 1 egg
2 tbsp arrowroot flour = 1 egg
2 tbsp potato starch = 1 egg
1 heaping tbsp soy powder + 2 tbsp water = 1 egg
1 tbsp soy milk powder + 1 tbsp cornstarch + 2 tbsp water = 1 egg.
1 banana = 1 egg in cakes.
1 tbsp milled flax seed and 3 tbsp water = 1 egg. Light, fluffy cakes!
Make Your Own low cholesterol egg substitute.
1 tablespoon of nonfat dry milk powder
2 egg whites from large eggs
4 drops of yellow food color (optional)
Sprinkle powdered milk over egg whites, then beat them with fork until smooth. Add food color, and beat until blended. This makes 1/4 cup, which is equal to 1 large egg. If you use this homemade substitute for scrambled eggs, cook it in vegetable oil or margarine so the eggs won’t be too dry.
Author: PioneerThinking – Ingredient for a Simple Life
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