Molasses Substitute

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Total Time
5mins
Prep
5 mins
Cook
0 mins

I didn't have molasses for a bread recipe and this worked great. My recipe called for milk so I didn't add the hot water in this recipe. It was easy because I just added the sugar and cream of tartar at the point the recipe called for molasses. I rarely have molasses, and now I wonder why I would ever need to buy that sticky stuff that is so difficult to get out of the jar anyway. Serving size is estimated.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine sugar and cream of tartar with hot water. If you are making a recipe that calls for a liquid, omit the hot water and just add the sugar and molasses.
  2. If there are other spices in the recipe, increase them just a bit to compensate for the loss of molasses flavor.