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Living In: Bancroft, Ontario, Canada
Carol is asking: (3 answers)
What is the alternative to allspice? I have nutmegcloves cinnamon and ginger on hand. I am making tourtieres and the recipe calls for 1/4 tsp of nutmeg and 1/8 tsp cloves and 1 tsp allspice. Not sure what the proportions would be or which spices to use instead. Thanks

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Last updated: Jan. 6, 2013 4:29 pm
Posted: Dec. 30, 2012 7:45 am
Answered by: Patty Cakes
Dec. 30, 2012 7:46 am
I would use a tad more cloves and nutmeg Carol. HNY :):)
Patty Cakes
Dec. 30, 2012 7:48 am
Answered by: nanny129
Dec. 30, 2012 7:52 am
Dec. 30, 2012 8:13 am
Thanks. I knew the answer would be on the Site somewhere!
Dec. 30, 2012 8:15 am
sorry - i got side tracked- this is from ibbz- i have used it - works great:-)
Answered by: bd.weld
Dec. 30, 2012 8:00 am
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