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  • What is a good substitute for evaporated milk?

  • This type of milk is made from evaporated regular milk that has been completely dehydrated, hence why it has a powdery texture. While it can be added to recipes dry, to make a substitute that is pretty similar to evaporated milk you can mix a cup with 1 cups of warm water; a little less than normal.

  • How do you reconstitute evaporated milk?

  • Evaporated Milk Conversions for Varying Amounts of Milk. Evaporated milk comes in 5-ounce or 12-ounce cans. So, to reconstitute a whole can simply add 5 ounces or 12 ounces of water, depending on whether you have a small or large can. Five ounces is actually 5/8 cups.

  • What is the ratio of water to evaporated milk?

  • Evaporated milk is reconstituted by adding an equal amount of water. You use a 1 to 1 ratio. One 12-oz can of Carnation evaporated milk + 12 ounces water (1.5 cups) will make 24 oz or 3 cups of milk. Evaporated milk comes in 5-ounce or 12-ounce cans.

  • What can you use evaporated milk for?

  • For those with a sweet tooth, evaporated milk can be used to make ice creams, rice puddings, and pumpkin pie. Before choosing your evaporated milk substitute, there are several factors that you will need to consider. Of course, the most prominent is any dietary requirements that you or those who will be enjoying your dishes have.