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Q: What is a good substitute for cake flour?
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Can you substitute plain flour for cake flour?

Yes. To substitute plain flour for cake flour, use 1 Tablespoon LESS all-purpose flour in each cup of cake flour called for in the recipe.

Can you substitute all purpose flour for cake flour in an angel food cake?

the best substitute for cake flour is 2 cups minus 2tablespoons flour plus 2 tbs cornstarch.

Can you substitute cake flour for semolina flour?


Can you substitute cake flower with all purpose flower?

Yes; To substitute cake flour with ap flour use 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons cake flour for every 1 cup of ap flour

Can you substitute enriched flour for all purpose flour in cake?

yes enriched flour can be substituted for all purpose flour in a cake

What do you substitute for flour during passover for braising meat?

You can use cake meal as a substitute for flour.

Can you substitute cake mix with flour?


Can you substitute corn starch for flour in a cake?


How much cake flour do you need to substitute for 1 cup of regular flour?

You still use a cup of cake flour for 1 cup regular flour.

Do you have a recipe for Carrot Cake made with cake flour?

You can substitute cake flour for all purpose flour in any carrot cake recipe, but a carrot cake is so heavy just because of the carrots, cake flour won't give you any advantages.

Can you substitute cake meal for cake flour?

No, cake flour is much finer, giving cakes light texture. You would be better of substituting regular all purpose flour

Is it okay if you substitute regular flour for cake flour in a yellow cake?

Yes, but the regular flour should be sifted and reduced by one tablespoon per cup.

Can you substitute superfine flour for all-purpose flour in cake baking?

Generally you can, yes.

Substitute flour for cake flour?

The standard conversion is one cup all-purpose flour, less two tablespoons, for cake flour. For the opposite, the standard conversion is one cup plus two tablespoons cake flour for all-purpose flour.

Can White Lily flour be used instead of cake flour?

With most flours if it doesn't specifically say "cake flour" on the package, then it is not the same as cake flour. But you can substitute plain (not self rising) flour for cake flour. For each cup of cake flour called for in the recipe, use one cup minus two tablespoons plain flour, and sift it at least twice (after measuring). White Lily says you can substitute their flour for "cake flour" without making any changes, and it does not need to be sifted. For more information on White Lily Flour see the related link below.

What do you need to do to substitute bread flour for cake flour?

omit any baking powder from the recipe

How can you substitute cake flour if recipe calls for all purpose flour?

for every cup of all purpose you need use a cup of cake flour and add 2 tablespoons

Can cornflour be used as a substitute for wheat flour in cakes?

No, cornflour would not be a good substitute for wheat flour in cakes. The cornflour would produce a very different taste and texture than the whet flour, and the resulting cake probably would not look or taste as it should.

Can you substitute cake flour for bread flour?

No, not without changing the final product. Bread flour has a higher gluten content, to give bread dough good elasticity, good rising and a bread-like texture when baked. Cake flour is exactly the opposite, with lower gluten content, to reduce elasticity and to have a tender, crumbly texture when baked.

What is the difference between cake flour and regular flour?

Cake flour has less gluten in it. Gluten is in wheat flour. It is what gives bread it's texture and structure. cake flour is a soft summer wheat as is pastry flour regular flour and bread flours are a winter wheat a lot more gluten Cake flour is softer and more refined than all purpose flour, if the recipe calls for cake flour then do not substitute for if you do the results will not be the same.

What ingredient can you substitute for cornstarch when baking angel food cake?


What gluten free flour do you substitute for white flour?

It depends, you can use corn flour, rice flour, or even vanilla cake mix as a flour if you are making cookies :)

What can you use as a flour substitute in a cake?

Spelt works well in place of regular wheat flour and is Gluten-free.

What is a substitute for flour in a cake?

Ground up nuts (e.g almonds, hazelnuts) can be used to substitute up to 1/4 of the flour quantity. However there is nothing which will completely substitute wheatflour, since it has a very unique set of properties which make it good for baking. If for some reason you cannot use flour, it is best to find a flour-free recipe rather than try to adapt a recipe to be flour-free.

Can you substitute plain flour for self raising?

Yes, you can substitute plain flour for self raising flour. However, you will have to use a raising agent as well, such as baking powder, otherwise the cake won't rise.