Herbs Spices and Seasonings
Ingredient Substitutions

Can another spice be substituted for cardamom?

Answer

Wiki User
11/10/2012

Nothing tastes like cardamom. Cardamom substitutes are ground nutmegs, mace, ground cinnamon, ground cloves. Make sure you use these spices in certain combinations like equal parts of nutmeg and cinnamon or cinnamon and ground clove or ground clove and nutmegs.