1. Don't have ground pepper, user whole pepper and ground them up.
2. Don't have lemon juice, cut a whole lemon and squeeze the juice out.
3. Don't have dry oregano, dry some fresh oregano and use it.
4. Don't have chicken breast, catch a live chicken, kill it, take the breast out and use it.
You get the point.
02/14/2015 - 5:53pm
Peppers in vinegar alone do not make hot sauce, and canola (rapeseed) oil tastes awful. There's a reason it's blended with other oils to make vegetable oil. Only someone with damaged taste buds thinks canola oil is a good substitute for olive oil.
10/13/2014 - 1:44pm
these are all excellent substitutions that I will try. I have vegetarian family members and sometimes I need a recipe but do not have all the ingredients specified in the recipes and do not want to drive to the store to pick up say ricotta cheese; however, I almost always have cottage cheese on hand. This makes life much easier as a substitute.
04/21/2014 - 8:40am
Cottage cheese is extremely salty and has less of a refined taste that ricotta offers.
01/27/2013 - 12:32pm
Cottage cheese is extremely salty and has less of a refined taste then ricotta.