What is Molasses Used For
Molasses is most popular for its vital role in the making of molasses, ginger or spice cookies. But, this sweet, thick flavoring can be used to flavor all sorts of things. Molasses can be used for baking, for marinades and sauces that stick to ribs and mix well with beans and for toppings that add flavor to things like hot cereals and coffee.
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What is Blackstrap Molasses
What is blackstrap molasses? This molasses is darker in color, much thicker, intense and more mature than regular molasses (it’s considered the highest grade yet is basically the bottom of the barrel). You will not want to use this molasses in recipes. You will find blackstrap molasses in health stores because of its high concentrations of nutrients and minerals like copper that can help improve hair quality.
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