Substitute for Buttermilk

  • Slightly less than 1 cup of whole milk
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar or lemon juice

When you have a recipe that calls for buttermilk but you don't have any on hand, try this substitute for buttermilk with ingredients you already have.

  1. Pour the vinegar or juice into a deep bowl.
  2. Add the milk. The two ingredients together should equal one cup.
  3. Allow to sit for about 5 minutes.
Substitute for Buttermilk