🔕 🔔

My Basket ()

All questions

5 spice powder substitute - easy!!

Making sweet and sour pork and just realized I don't have 5 spice - substitute help!!

asked by chefheather about 5 years ago
2 answers 28939 views
39bc764f 7859 45d4 9e95 fc5774280613  headshot 2.0 crop
Kristen Miglore

Kristen is the Creative Director of Food52

added about 5 years ago

You can try a combination that's something along the lines of these proportions:

2 teaspoons of Szechuan peppercorns, roasted & ground
8 star anise, ground
½ teaspoon ground cloves
1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
1 tablespoon ground fennel seeds

23b88974 7a89 4ef5 a567 d442bb75da04  avatar
added about 5 years ago

What Kristen suggested is what I believe is correct. A little goes along way.