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How to make brown sugar

You only need two simple ingredients to make brown sugar at home, and it is quick and easy to prepare when you run out.
Prep Time2 mins
Total Time2 mins
Course: Seasoning
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brown sugar substitute, how to make brown sugar
Servings: 20
Calories: 41kcal

Ingredients

Light Brown Sugar

  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons molasses

Dark Brown Sugar

  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 4 teaspoons molasses

Instructions

  • Mix together the sugar and molasses until well blended. This can be done with a hand mixer or with your fingers.*
  • Store in an airtight container with a piece of bread.

Notes

*I recommend wearing food safe gloves if mixing with your fingers.
 
IF YOU LIKED THIS RECIPE be sure to check out my Homemade Creole Seasoning as well.

Nutrition

Calories: 41kcal | Carbohydrates: 11g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 10mg | Sugar: 11g | Calcium: 1mg | Iron: 1mg