Top 10 Pernod Substitutes for Cooking

Pernod has been making French cuisine and most of its seafood dishes inexplicably delicious. There is certain uniqueness of flavor that this French liqueur adds to the food.  Pernod liqueur is known for its strong anise-flavor and aroma, which masks …

Top 11 Substitutes for Orange Zest

Citrus fruits have a special place in our everyday diet. The whole citrus family offers a range of refreshing flavors to the food.  Besides their sweet and sour juices, the citrus fruits like oranges also give us an aromatic peel …

The 10 Best Substitutes for Lard

Can I substitute lard for butter? This one question always pops in my mind every time I start with a recipe that calls for the use of lard! Let’s admit it, though lard is not an uncommon ingredient; it also …

Top 12 Pork Belly Substitutes for Cooking

Pork belly is one of the most revered and popular cuts around the world! No one can deny the tenderness and the juicy texture of its meat. It remains high in demand all the time. That is why you might …

8 Easy Substitutes for Potato Flour

  Potato flour is not something that we use every other day, but there are some recipes that call for potato flour due to its unique texture, taste and water absorption qualities. If you ever find yourself in the position …

The 5 Clever Substitutes for Stewed Tomatoes

Stewed tomatoes give you a smart and easy way to add flavors to any meal without going through the struggle of preparing tomatoes and other vegetables separately. You can say stewed tomatoes are time savers, and they ensure convenience whenever …

How to Marinate Frozen Chicken?

No menu is complete with some form of chicken meal on it! There are endless ways in which chicken is used in our everyday cooking. It is used in soups, stews, dips, snacks etc. And when that’s not enough, we …

How to Cook Frozen Ground Turkey?

  Ground turkey is a great substitute for minced beef and chicken. Turkey meat is known for its good protein content and lower cholesterol. Whether you are making meat-stuffed peppers or cooking some saucy pasta, salad or meatballs, ground turkey …

10 Best Substitutes for Bacon Grease

If you use the leftover bacon grease in the pan after cooking some crispy bacon, then you are not alone! We all use bacon grease and enjoy it for its delicious smokey taste. Besides being fat, it is also used as a flavor enhancer.  Instead of counting on the leftover …

6 Great Substitutes for Sweet Rice Flour

Sweet rice, glutinous rice, or sticky rice flour are all the names of the same product that we are often using in baking goods and preparing Asian food such as kimchi, Mochi, or other rice cakes, etc.  Rice flour is a commonly found ingredient in our grocery stores, so people …

Top 11 Substitutes for Pomegranate Molasses

Ever since my love for Middle Eastern food heightened, my fondness for the pomegranate molasses also increased. I always wondered why this molasses is loved so much and widely enjoyed in Middle Eastern cuisine. And when I used this sweet and savory molasses in the roasted chickpeas salad, I was …

The 9 Best Substitutes for Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Sun-dried tomatoes are the one ingredient we all use in almost every other recipe. Whether it’s American Cuisine, French Meals, or Mexican food, adding sun-dried tomatoes to salads, soups, sauces, and pasta is a norm! Since these tomatoes remain so much in use, there may come a point where you …

11 Best Substitutes for Green Chilies

Green chilies are an integral part of our everyday cuisine. We cannot even imagine cooking a meal or an entree without using any chili pepper. They naturally infuse a strong tangy flavor that we all love.  And it’s not just the taste of green chilies that makes them important, but …

Top 8 Substitutes for Cotija Cheese

There are just some ingredients that you always forget to get from the store, and Cotija cheese happens to be one of them. It’s not an everyday-use item, so most households do not have this cheese in the Kitchen Pantry. So, if a recipe calls for the use of Cotija …

12 Best Substitutes for Chickpeas

Chickpeas are known by many names in different parts of the world, you may know them as Garbanzo Beans or as Chana. From South Asian cuisines to Mexican meals, chickpeas are added to a variety of salads, soups, stews, curries and stuffing etc. Though chickpeas are a great source of …

The 10 Best Substitutes for Black Beans

No one can deny the importance of black beans in our everyday cuisine. Whether you are making delicious enchiladas or making some bean stuffed peppers, adding black beans to those recipes is a must.  And if you want to cook those delights at home but you forgot to buy some …

5 Best Substitutes for Skirt Steaks

Steaks are an integral part of every cuisine; they are either grilled, roasted or cooked in stews for a luscious serving. Steaks come in different varieties, and each of them is sourced from a different beef cut. Skirt steak is a popular beef cut that is cooked in different styles. …

Top 10 Pernod Substitutes for Cooking

Pernod has been making French cuisine and most of its seafood dishes inexplicably delicious. There is certain uniqueness of flavor that this French liqueur adds to the food.  Pernod liqueur is known for its strong anise-flavor and aroma, which masks the undesirable smell of seafood in most recipes. When used …