A recipe calls for brown sugar, and you realize you are out. What to do?!
How To Make Brown Sugar at Home
You can make brown sugar at home with just a few simple ingredients. For each cup of brown sugar called for in your recipe, follow the substitutions below.
- Light Brown Sugar = 1 cup of granulated sugar + 2 teaspoons molasses
- Dark Brown Sugar = 1 cup of granulated sugar + 1 tablespoon molasses
No need to mix the sugar and molasses before adding it to the rest of your ingredients.