Last weekend, I was having my sleepover party with my girls. We decided to bake some Anzac cookies for snacking while watching the new season of Games of Thrones.
However, I just realized that I ran out of golden syrup right before I prepared the ingredients. Moreover, it was not that easy to buy it since I could not find it in any of the nearby supermarkets.
I was thinking about using honey instead, but I am not sure whether the taste of the cookies would be the same or not. Therefore, I searched on the Internet for some advice. Surprisingly, plenty of articles and blogs recommended honey as one of the best alternatives for the Golden Syrup. There are even more other unimaginable ingredients which can perfectly replace it.
It was my lifesaver!!! So I think it would be too selfish if I did not share my secrets with you. I have read more details about all the substitutes and used them myself to see the outcomes.
In this post, I will list all my favorite replacements for golden syrup and give you a short comparison of them. Follow my post until the end, I am sure it will benefit you next time you cook using golden syrup.Continue Reading
It’s true that herbs can blend naturally into your own kitchen to deliver the creative inspiration for your daily cooking. However, now I’m in trouble finding a great substitute for thyme in my side favorite recipe - it’s a standard baking tray packed with tomatoes, feta slabs, onions and obviously thyme.
Before drizzling all of the ingredients together with olive oil, I desperately do not want to ruin the whole dish just by not adding thyme to this fantastic dish!
My little kids are the huge fan of it, so I want to keep its nice taste and wonderful texture sensation as much as possible! After a long hour doing research, I’ve just found out some excellent substitutes for thyme to use through.Continue Reading
When cooking becomes my own little word, one of my hobbies is trying out different recipes I find on the Internet. Although food experimentation is funny, there would always be times when I get frustrated. Yesterday, I did plan to cook a Thai curry dish. When I checked the ingredient list, I found the name “fresh Kaffir lime leaves” which is not available in my living area.
I bought dried Kaffir lime leaves in a grocery as a replacement, but they had never given the right flavor profile that the recipe requires. So, I went to the Internet and searched for substitutes for Kaffir lime leaves. I found some ideas, and to my surprise, one of them worked really well.
Today, I’m over here to share this experience with you!Continue Reading
Fennel is used both as a spice and as a vegetable. It is a flavorful and healthy addition to a variety of dishes, such as meats, fishes and sauces. In many recipes, fennel seeds are something that you cannot leave out. However, we cannot always have them on hand or even buy them from local stores. This is the time that fennel seed substitutes bring into play.Continue Reading
The majority of us knows that tortillas are vital when saying to Mexican cuisine. Yes, you can serve it as a side or main dish. Correspondingly, not few people are ready to pay for planning to make Mexican food.
Nonetheless, in fact, it is not difficult to get this dish at home. If defined the recipe, you can perform countless tortilla as desired, in particular, flour tortilla, corn tortilla, cactus tortilla,…
And to make tortillas, it cannot be short of masa harina. But, apart from masa harina, you still have other options. Let’s see masa harina substitutes below!