Easy Homemade Egg Substitute

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 5 min.


1/4 cup egg substitute equivalent to 1 large egg, 1 serving

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Egg substitute can be used to replace whole eggs in many recipes with good results, especially in frittatas, omelets and quiches. This eggs substitute can be whipped up easily.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin


  • 2 large egg whites, lightly beaten
  • 1 tablespoon nonfat dry milk powder
  • 1 teaspoon canola oil
  • 4 drops yellow food coloring, optional


  1. In a small bowl, whisk the egg whites, milk powder and oil until well blended. Add food coloring if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1/4 cup: 100 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 150mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 10g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 lean meat, 1 fat.

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