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Missing an ingredient? Try these recipe-saving swaps

Cheapism Logo By Christine Clark of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 37: Embarking on new cooking and baking projects can be a treat, but it's easy to get caught up in the initial steps of an exciting new recipe and then realize that you don't quite have all the ingredients. Your recipes will always be best when you follow them as written, but sometimes you just need to make it work with what you have. In that case, here are some common substitutions for cooking and baking, rounded up from our favorite food and recipe sites. Related: 25 Easy Recipes With Only 3 Ingredients

When the Pantry Is Bare

Embarking on new cooking and baking projects can be a treat, but it's easy to get caught up in the initial steps of an exciting new recipe and then realize that you don't quite have all the ingredients. Your recipes will always be best when you follow them as written, but sometimes you just need to make it work with what you have. In that case, here are some common substitutions for cooking and baking, rounded up from our favorite food and recipe sites.

Related: 25 Easy Recipes With Only 3 Ingredients

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