Ask Better Homes & Gardens

Experts and BHG readers answer.

What is a good substitute for buttermilk?

If I don't have buttermilk on hand how can I substitute?
Submitted by mjaehnke83

Hi mjaehnke83! In place of buttermilk, simply stir 1 Tablespoon of white vinegar or lemon juice into just under 1 Cup of milk. Let it stand for five minutes, then use.


Here is a list of all our ingredient substitutions. Best of luck!

Answered by BHGFood

Community Answers


Answer this Question

Enter an Answer to this Question

500 characters left