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    Alcohol Substitutes for Recipes
    how to substitute various types of alcohol in your favorite recipes


    here's a helpful list that suggests substitutes for a variety of alcoholic
    beverages. quantities and substitutes vary, depending on the recipe used.

    a.. amaretto: non-alcoholic almond extract; orgeat italian soda syrup; or
    marzipan.
    b.. applejack or apple brandy: unsweetened apple juice concentrate; apple
    juice; apple cider; or apple butter.
    c..

    apricot brandy: syrup from canned apricots in heavy syrup; or apricot
    preserves.
    d.. bourbon: non-alcoholic vanilla extract.
    e.. champagne and other sparkling wines: sparkling apple cider; sparkling
    cranberry juice; or sparkling grape juice.
    f..

    cherry liqueur or brandy: syrup from canned cherries in heavy syrup;
    italian soda cherry syrup; or cherry preserves.
    g.. coffee liqueur or brandy: espresso; non-alcoholic coffee extract; or
    coffee syrup.
    h.. creme de cacao: powdered white chocolate mixed with water; non-alcoholic
    vanilla extract and powdered sugar.
    i..

    creme de cassis: black currant italian soda syrup; or black currant jam.
    j.. creme de menthe: mint italian soda syrup; or non-alcoholic mint extract.
    k.. gewurztraminer: white grape juice mixed with lemon juice, water, and a
    pinch of powdered sugar.
    l..

    licorice or anise flavored liqueur: anise italian soda syrup; or fennel.
    m.. mirin: white grape juice mixed with lemon juice or zest.
    n.. muscat: white grape juice mixed with water and powdered sugar
    o..

    orange liqueur or brandy: unsweetened orange juice concentrate; orange
    zest; orange juice; or marmalade.
    p.. peach brandy: syrup from canned peaches in heavy syrup; or peach
    preserves.
    q.. peppermint schnapps: mint italian soda syrup; non-alcoholic mint extract;
    or mint leaves
    r..

    port: concord grape juice mixed with lime zest; or cranberry juice mixed

    with lemon juice
    s.. red wine: grape juice; vegetable stock; cranberry juice; tomato juice; or
    concord grape jelly.
    t.. riesling: white grape juice mixed with water and a pinch of powdered
    sugar.
    u..

    rum: non-alcoholic vanilla or rum extract.
    v.. sherry: apple cider; non-alcoholic vanilla extract; coffee; or coffee
    syrup.
    w.. vermouth: apple cider; or apple juice mixed with lemon juice and water.
    x..

    vodka: water; apple cider or white grape juice mixed with lime juice.
    y.. white wine: white grape juice; apple cider; apple juice; vegetable stock;
    or water.


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    Sadiqa, thanks for the alcohol substitutes. These are great! I rarely
    have any alcohol in the house and when I come across a recipe with
    alcohol in it, I skip it.

    Now I have an alternative!

    Nancy Ann
    Date: Thu Feb 6, 2003 9:27 am
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    Default Re: Alcohol Substitutes for Recipes


    These are a great idea, sometimes recipes I use call for wine and I just don't have any around.

    For the cherry flavoring you can also use a touch of almond extract, it tastes like cherries in small quantities

    Thanks for sharing.
    Just paying in forward in kindness!

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    Thanks so much for the alternative list!! I usually don't have any alcohol in our house either.

    Thanks for sharing!

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    This will come in handy for a lot of recipes.

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    these are awesome substitutes and convenient for me too because i have most everything for every substitution ~ thank you so much! ...now, is there any substitutions for cooking wines or cooking sherry?

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    This may be a silly question, but is there anything that can be used to substitute for beer in a batter coating for fried foods?

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    Thanks so much for posting these substitutes. I hate to go out and buy alcohol just for a recipe especially when it calls for such a small amount. These are great because I have most of these items or can buy it and use it for other things.

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    This is great. I never have alcohol of any kind in my home so I usually skip over recipes that call for it. Now I can try a few.

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    Thank you so much I did know a few but generally just skip over it in the ingredients and wonder what if ? I was never brought up around alcohol so didn't feel to comfortable trying to cook with it then I married my 2nd husband who is a recovering alcoholic since he was 21 so we do not have it in the house. So this will give recipe a new flavor without bringing temptation into the house.

    Even if it has been over 30years sober

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    I try to avoid buying bottles of alcohol just for a particular alcoholic flavor that a recipe calls for. This information is great.

 

 

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