Sometimes we all run out of pantry essentials like baking powder or sugar at a critical moment in the ktichen. Instead of downing tools and doing an emergency shop, it's worth exploring your cupboards for a few ingredient alternatives which might work just as well.
Out of dairy ingredients, or choose to go without? Short of some baking essentials? Don't worry. Those cookies, cakes or snacks can still be at your fingertips with some simple ingredient substitutions - from apple sauce to aquafaba.
Learn how to substitute eggs, cream, milk, sugar, yeast, self-raising flour and more in this useful list of recipes and ideas.
1. Cooking without eggs?
There are plenty of replacements for eggs in baking that work very well indeed. Some of the best substitutes for eggs in your cakes, desserts and sweets include mashed banana, apple sauce, yogurt and buttermilk.