A mixture of 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon cloves and 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg can be used as a substitute for 1 1/2 teaspoons of allspice. When a less pronounced clove or nutmeg flavor benefits the recipe, cooks use 1/... More »

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Recipes for pickled eggs include hard-boiled eggs, white or cider vinegar, salts, and pickling spices. Some recipes include beet juice for color. The cook brings the pickling solution to a boil, lets it simmer for five m... More »

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A typical Ukrainian beef borscht recipe combines beef brisket and ham hocks to simmer with seasonings, beef broth, beets, vinegar, tomato paste and sugar. Sauteed vegetables potatoes and cabbage, kielbasa, kvass, dill an... More »

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For each teaspoon of ground cardamom, substitute 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg. If nutmeg is not available, use equal parts of cinnamon and cloves or equal parts of cinnamon and ginger instead. More »

If the absence of apple pie spice for a recipe, blend 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg and 1/8 teaspoon of allspice. Add a pinch each of clove, ginger and cardamom to taste. More »

Substitutes for ground ginger or powdered ginger include grated ginger root, candied or crystallized ginger, allspice, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg and mace. Grated ginger root can be substituted for ground ginger, by usin... More »

To make spiced tea mix, combine 2 21.1-ounce cans of powdered Tang or orange breakfast drink mix, 1 cup of sugar, 5 ounces powdered, sweetened lemonade drink mix, 3 ounces unsweetened instant tea, 2 1/4 cups red-hot cand... More »