Can Marshmallow Fluff be substituted for marshmallows?

Can Marshmallow Fluff be substituted for marshmallows?

You can substitute marshmallow cream for marshmallows in a recipe. ... According to Kraft-General Foods Inc., a 7-ounce jar of marshmallow creme may be used in place of 4 cups of miniature marshmallows or 40 large marshmallows when making Rice Krispies treats.

What can I use instead of marshmallow fluff?

As a substitute for 1 cup marshmallow creme:

  • Heat 16 large or 160 miniature marshmallows + 2 teaspoons of corn syrup in the top of a double boiler and stir until the mixture is smooth.
  • OR - Make your own using egg white, corn syrup, powdered sugar and vanilla. See recipe.

How do you make marshmallow fluff from scratch?


  1. 1/4 cup. plus 2 tablespoons water.
  2. 3/4 cup. granulated sugar.
  3. 3/4 cup. light corn syrup.
  4. 4 liquid ounces. egg whites (from about 3 large eggs)
  5. cream of tartar.
  6. Pinch. salt.
  7. 1 1/2 teaspoons. pure vanilla extract.

Does Marshmallow Fluff go bad?

You will know when it goes bad. It starts to turn yellow and it separates with a goldish-brownish liquid at the bottom. I have seen it happen. In fact, my fiancee has a jar of Kraft Marshmallow creme in her pantry that is beginning to change.

Do you keep marshmallow fluff in the fridge?

How should Marshmallow Fluff be stored? Fluff can be stored at room temperature. If you don't plan on using your Fluff for a while, refrigeration will extend the shelf life significantly.

How long after expiration date is Marshmallow Fluff good?

6-8 months

What's the best way to store marshmallows?

To keep marshmallows fresh, set the opened marshmallows in a container with a tight-fitting lid or in a freezer-safe, Ziploc plastic bag. Avoid packing too many marshmallows into the container or bag because it will squish them together. Seal the container or bag securely. Then store the bag in the freezer.

Do peeps expire?

Peeps supposedly stay fresh, sweet and edible for an incredible two years. That is, of course, if you keep them wrapped in their plastic, far from greedy little fingers—and out of the Arizona sun.

Does Jet Puffed Marshmallow Creme expire?

Storage time shown is for best quality only — after that, the creme's texture, color or flavor may change, but in most cases, it will still be safe to consume if it has been stored properly.