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Oyster sauce substitute

Oyster sauce substitute – Try these simple and best substitutes of oyster sauce!

Oyster sauce is responsible for evoking Thai and Chinese vibe in your dish, which has some salty and sweet hints, along with deep umami flavor aura. Many oyster sauces have a little hint of oyster extract, but the taste has a very sweet tint like soy sauce.

1. Soy sauce

Soy sauce

Soy sauce has a very salty and thin texture than oyster but works as a great oyster sauce substitute. Soy sauce is used in many Asian recipes. Soy sauce is basically prepared with soybeans, and the lovely earthy flavor it gives to the recipe is just otherworldly.

2. Fish sauce

Fish sauce

Fish sauce has the same taste as oyster sauce and a good option as an oyster sauce substitute. 

3. Sweet soy sauce

Sweet soy sauce has a deeper sweet taste than a traditional oyster sauce, yet it will work fine in the recipe that calls for oyster sauce. 

4. Teriyaki sauce

Teriyaki sauce

The teriyaki sauce was first originated in Japan. This sauce was the prime choice for meat dishes and seafood. It also works well as an oyster sauce substitute.

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Homemade Oyster Sauce Substitute
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Oyster sauce substitute
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Prep Time 5 Minutes
Cook Time 15 Minutes
Passive Time 20 Minutes
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Prep Time 5 Minutes
Cook Time 15 Minutes
Passive Time 20 Minutes
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Oyster sauce substitute
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Instructions
  1. Add the juice from canned oyster and water in a saucepan and heat over medium heat.
  2. Give it a light boil, stir it at regular intervals
  3. Cover up the lid and allow it to simmer for 5 minutes on low heat flame.
  4. Add dark soy sauce and light soy sauce, both.
  5. Add sugar and salt for taste.
  6. For 10 minutes, allow the mixture to simmer for ten more minutes, or to the point it gets a little thicker. Allow it to cool down before using any recipe.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Homemade Oyster Sauce Substitute
Amount Per Serving
Calories 21 Calories from Fat 4
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.4g 1%
Saturated Fat 0.1g 1%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.1g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.04g
Cholesterol 9mg 3%
Sodium 437mg 18%
Potassium 35mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 2g 1%
Sugars 2g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 2%
Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1%
Iron 6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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