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The recipe calls for 1 inch piece fresh ginger can you substitute ground ginger and how much?

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A one inch piece of fresh, grated ginger (generally yielding 1 tablespoon) equals approximately 1/8 teaspoon ground (dried) ginger.

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What can you substitute for ginger?

  Answer     Depends on the recipe. Ginger has a distinct flavour and nothing will taste similar. If you are talking a gingerbread or ginger cookie recipe I woul

Can ground ginger be used in a recipe that calls for minced ginger?

Ground ginger can NOT be substituted for crystallized ginger--that is something quite different. Otherwise, you are fairly safe to use ground, minced, and grated ginger interc

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How much ground ginger for 2 tablespoons of fresh ginger?

Dry is always more potent, as long as your spices are not old. If you have "fresh" dry ginger, 1 teaspoon would be the right amount to substitute for 2 tablespoons of fresh gi

How much does fresh ginger cost?

Depending on where you are and which store you go to, the average cost would be about $2.99. It could be more or less depending on where you live, but for the most part it wou

What can you substitute for ginger in a pumpkin pie recipe?

I don't think anything really taste like ginger, so to my knowledge there is no substitute. Since I am a maniac with trying different things I would probably go for a double

How much does 1 teaspoon of fresh ginger equal to ground ginger?

Sources vary. One source says 1 tbsp fresh equals 1/4 tsp ground, another says 1 tbsp fresh equals 1/8 tsp ground (half as much!). So I translate them to either 1/12 tsp of gr

Can you substitute minced ginger for ground ginger?

Yes, but you will not use the same amount listed the recipe. It'd be like using shredded Parmesan instead of grated Parmesan. When ground, it takes up less space, so you will