People also ask

  • What can I substitute for sour cream in a dip?

  • For a lower-fat alternative to sour cream, mix 1 cup low-fat cottage cheese with 1 tablespoon lemon juice and 2 tablespoons skim milk, and whip in a blender until smooth. To use cream cheese instead of sour cream in a dip, add 6 ounces (3/4 cup) cream cheese plus 3 tablespoons milk to a blender and briefly whirl to process to the right consistency.

  • Can you substitute sour cream for buttermilk in batter?

  • Since sour cream has a tanginess to it, kefir is a great substitute. Much like buttermilk, though, it is a liquid that should be used in a cup to 1 cup ratio with sour cream. Again, thin batter is to be expected. Don鈥檛 panic. Let the ingredients meddle and do their thing.

  • Can I substitute sour cream for yogurt in baking?

  • Luckily, sour cream can be easily substituted in most recipes. What you’re making will dictate which substitute you’ll want to use. Sour cream is usually used as a fat in baking and adds a lot of moistness and richness to baked goods. When substituting you want to look for something similar, like mayonnaise or yogurt.

  • Can you substitute sour cream for cream cheese frosting?

  • This is because of its acidic taste, meaning that sour cream can not be used as a substitute for cream cheese frosting. Yes, you can substitute cream cheese for sour cream.