I live in the UK and cannot buy buttermilk. What is the best way to make it?

I have a question about the ingredient "1 cup buttermilk, or enough for dough to resemble cottage cheese (if you are not using low-protein flour, it will take more than 1 cup)" on the recipe "Shirley Corriher's Touch-of-Grace Biscuits" from Genius Recipes.

  • Posted by: mego
  • January 30, 2012
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passifloraedulis January 30, 2012
The ratio for substituting 1 cup buttermilk is 1 cup milk + 1 Tbsp white vinegar OR lemon juice.

You can use any type of milk (whole, reduced, nonfat).

Other ideas are here: http://joythebaker.com/2009/10/the-best-buttermilk-substitutions/
 
drbabs January 30, 2012
You can use whole milk and add about a teaspoon of white vinegar or lemon juice to sour it.
 
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