Remember, whenever making substitutions be sure to measure accurately for best results. Some substitutions for flour, like cake flour substitutes or bread flour substitutes, may alter slightly the taste, texture, weight, or moisture content of the finished cake or bread. But, most people cannot tell which self-rising flour substitute or cake flour substitute you have used in your recipe. These suggestions for a flour substitute are meant to save you a trip to the store during your cooking process.
If your flour has been in the pantry for awhile you may want to check our how long does flour last page to see if it is still good, as you many need a to find a self-rising flour substitute or a cake flour substitute from the above table if it isn't.
A note regarding Substitutions...
Using these substitute suggestions may slightly alter the taste, texture or appearance of your resulting recipe. However, we recommend these substitutions as similar replacement ingredients when the original ingredients are unavailable.