Non-Alcoholic Substitutions for Alcohol in Recipes

Alcoholic Ingredient…………….Non-Alcoholic Substitute
Amaretto1/2 teaspoon almond extract for every 2 tablespoons amaretto.
AnisetteAnise Italian soda syrup or fennel essential oil.
Apple BrandyApple juice, unsweetened apple juice concentrate, apple cider, or apple butter.
Apricot BrandySyrup from canned apricots in heavy syrup, or apricot preserves.
Beer or Ale (Dark)Beef or mushroom broth, or non-alcoholic beer.
Beer or Ale (Light)Chicken broth, white grape juice, or ginger ale.
Bourbon1 teaspoon vanilla extract + 4 tablespoons apple juice for every 4 tablespoons bourbon.
Brandy2 tablespoons apple juice or apple cider + 2 tablespoons water for every 2 tablespoons brandy.
ChampagneGinger ale, sparkling apple cider, sparkling cranberry juice, or sparkling white grape juice.
Cherry Liqueur or Cherry BrandySyrup from canned cherries in heavy syrup, cherry Italian soda, or cherry preserves.
ClaretNon-alcoholic wine, diluted grape juice, or cherry cider syrup.
Coffee Liqueur1 teaspoon chocolate extract + 1 teaspoon instant coffee + 2 tablespoons water for every 2 tablespoons liqueur. Can also substitute expresso, non- alcoholic coffee extract, or coffee syrup.
CognacApricot, peach or pear juice.
Cointreau2 tablespoons orange juice concentrate + 1/2 teaspoon orange extract for every 2 tablespoons liqueur.
Crème de CacaoPowdered white chocolate + water, or non-alcoholic vanilla extract + powdered sugar.
Crème de CassisBlack currant Italian soda syrup, or black currant jam.
Crème de MentheMint extract, mint Italian soda syrup, spearmint extract, or spearmint essential oil.
Curacao2 tablespoons orange juice concentrate + 1/2 teaspoon orange extract for every 2 tablespoons liqueur.
FramboiseRaspberry juice, or raspberry syrup.
FrangelicoHazelnut extract.
Gallianonon-alcoholic-substitutes-for-alcoholic-Licorice extract.
GewurztraminerWhite grape juice + lemon juice.
Grand Marnier2 tablespoons orange juice concentrate + 1/2 teaspoon orange extract for every 2 tablespoons liqueur.
GrappaGrape juice.
GrenadineNon-alcoholic grenadine, or pomegranate syrup.
Hard CiderApple juice, or apple cider.
Kirsch2 tablespoons cherry syrup or cherry juice for every 2 tablespoons kirsch.
Licorice or Anise LiqueurAnise Italian soda syrup or fennel essential oil.
Marsala Wine2 tablespoons grape juice + 1⁄2 teaspoon fruity vinegar for every 2 tablespoons wine.
MirinWhite grape juice + lemon juice or lemon zest.
MuscatoWhite grape juice + powdered sugar.
OuzoAnise Italian soda syrup or fennel essential oil.
Orange LiqueurOrange juice concentrate, orange juice, orange zest or orange marmalade.
Peach BrandySyrup from canned peaches in heavy syrup, or peach preserves.
Peppermint SchnappsPeppermint extract, mint Italian soda syrup, mint leaves, or peppermint essential oil.
PortConcord grape juice + lime zest, cranberry juice + lemon juice, or grape juice concentrate. Substitute orange juice or apple juice for lighter ports.
Raspberry LiqueurRaspberry juice, syrup, or extract.
Red BurgundyRed wine vinegar, grape juice, or non-alcoholic wine.
Red Wine, sweet or dryNon-alcoholic wine + 1 tablespoon vinegar to cut the sweetness, or 1 tablespoon chicken broth + 1 tablespoon red grape juice for every 2 tablespoons of wine.
RieslingWhite grape juice + pinch powdered sugar.
RumWhite grape juice, pineapple juice, or apple juice + 1 teaspoon non-alcoholic rum, almond or vanilla extract.
SakeWhite grape juice + 1-2 teaspoons rice vinegar or fresh lemon juice.
SambucaAnise Italian soda syrup or fennel essential oil.
Schnapps1 teaspoon corresponding flavored extract for every 2 tablespoons schnapps.
Sherry1 tablespoon apple juice + 1 tablespoon grape juice, or 1 tablespoon vinegar + 1 teaspoon sugar + 1 tablespoon chicken broth for every 2 tablespoons sherry.
Southern ComfortPeach flavored nectar + a small amount of cider vinegar.
Sparkling WineGinger ale, sparkling apple cider, sparkling cranberry juice, or sparkling white grape juice.
TequilaCactus juice or nectar, or a dash of white vinegar + a few squirts of lime.
Triple SecOrange juice concentrate, orange juice, orange zest, or orange marmalade.
Vermouth, DryWhite grape juice, white wine vinegar, or non-alcoholic white wine.
Vermouth, SweetApple juice, grape juice, balsamic vinegar, non-alcoholic sweet wine, or water with lemon juice.
VodkaWhite grape juice or apple cider + lime juice, or plain water.
SavoryThyme, marjoram, or sage.
White BurgundyNon-alcoholic wine, or white grape juice + white wine vinegar.
White Wine, sweet or dryNon-alcoholic wine + 1 tablespoon vinegar to cut the sweetness, or 1 tablespoon white grape juice + 1 tablespoon chicken broth for every 2 tablespoons wine.