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Baking Powder Substitute

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Have you ever been halfway through a recipe, only to realize that you don't have the baking powder you need to complete it? This simple substitution for baking powder works every bit as well as the real thing. This will become active as soon as it is mixed with any liquid ingredients, so be sure to bake the batter right away."
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5 m servings 6
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 teaspoon)


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  1. Mix cream of tartar, baking soda, and cornstarch together in a bowl to make 1 teaspoon of baking powder.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 6 calories; 0 1.5 0 0 315 Full nutrition

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This is great for when your in the middle of making something and you realize your out of baking powder.

Yes, I got to the middle of my pancake recipe to find my baking powder had expired. Thank you for the recipe, it saved breakfast.