Rising agents for cakes:
- A pinch of baking powder to react with the baking soda in the recipe (or add lemon juice) in addition to the below.
Binding materials. To replace one ege use either:
- Grind 1 tablespoon flax seeds and blend well with 3 tablespoons water;
- 1/4 cup Tofu blended smooth with ingredients liquid. It is high in lecithin due to its soy content;
- 1 teaspoon soy flour plus 1 tablespoon water;
- 2 teaspoons cornstarch;
- 1 mashed ripe banana;
- 1/3 cup purred prunes, or apple sauce;
- Buttermilk - 1 to 1-1/2 tablespoons.