Buttermilk Substitution for Baking

Total Time
Prep 1 min
Cook 2 mins

This is a substitution we have used for years in baking.


  1. Add vinegar to milk.
  2. Let sit for 2 to 3 minutes.
  3. Use in recipe calling for buttermilk.
Most Helpful

i use this all the time. clever you for writing out a recipe so others know , this really works made for u.s. southern leg of new world tour

Dienia B. August 04, 2014

i have been using this forever...i dont even buy buttermilk when needed. great!

rbaugie June 24, 2012

OMG!! My brain is so HAPPY to find this receipe!! I'll never buy Buttermilk again!! THANKS for sharing! AWESOME!!

NOT2PCKY April 21, 2012