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Is yogurt and buttermilk the same?
While Yogurt and milk are not traditional buttermilk, modern buttermilk is very similar to yogurt. Traditional buttermilk is actually the liquid you have left over after you've made butter, while modern buttermilk is a cultured product. Generally, in baking, buttermilk is used for its acidity and protein content.
Is buttermilk better than yogurt?
Buttermilk has more lactic acid than skim milk. … Like yogurt or kefir, buttermilk that contains active cultures can help build healthy bacteria in the stomach that may have been lost due to taking antibiotics.
Can I substitute buttermilk with yogurt?
Yogurt may be substituted for buttermilk, volume for volume, meaning 1 cup of yogurt may be substituted for 1 cup of buttermilk. In the reverse, you can usually substitute buttermilk for yogurt or sour milk on a one-to-one basis. Another option is "clabbered milk," a blend of milk and lemon juice or vinegar.
What is better curd or buttermilk?
The answer is yes. The basic difference between curd and buttermilk is the process of dilution by the addition of water. The more water you put in curd, the less concentrated the buttermilk becomes. According to Ayurveda, the churning (Manthana) of the curd into buttermilk, gives it additional properties.