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Suggest Substitute for Egg & Meat

kshitij Apr 5, 2007 05:11 AM

could any one suggest a substitute for egg in cooking recipes as i am jain9indian religion0 and according to our religion we cant eat any thing non veg which includes meat, fish and eggs...
also could substitute for meat in cooking....
all help will be appreciated...

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  1. mels RE: kshitij Apr 5, 2007 05:50 AM

    There are vegan egg substitutes. I have seen them in powder form at health food stores. I can't vouch for the quality of them as I am an egg eater myself.

    I am not sure if I understand, but are you looking for a substitute for meat in your cooking? If so, Morningstar Farms (in the frozen section of supermarket) makes some great fake chicken, ground "beef" and the like that are vegetarian. I am a meat eater and even I liked them.

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      kshitij RE: mels Apr 5, 2007 12:03 PM

      thanks but as i live in india these things arent available
      the main reason for me to ask for an egg substitute is so i can make home made pasta...
      any alternate recipies will be appreciated...

      1. re: kshitij
        hypertomatoes RE: kshitij Apr 5, 2007 12:07 PM

        I've made homemade pasta without egg and it turns out great! Search the internet for "eggless homemade pasta"

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