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What is an appropriate substitute for dry sherry?

Making a stir-fry dish and out of dry sherry. Are there any comparable substitutes?

asked by MamaMyers over 2 years ago
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HalfPint

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added over 2 years ago

dry sake
dry white
chinese rice wine

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sexyLAMBCHOPx

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added over 2 years ago

Enter "dry sherry subsitute" search on the site & scroll down to hotline for suggestions.

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added over 2 years ago

In Chinese food, dry sherry is a substitute for Chinese rice wine, so that is the perfect substitute.
I've never found a decent substitute for sherry in a mushroom sauce, unfortunately. Sherry contributes a distinctive flavor note.

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added over 2 years ago

Lemon zest and i teaspoon of white or brown sugar.

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added over 2 years ago

White vermouth !