Using 2 simple ingredients of granulated white sugar and molasses is how to make homemade brown sugar. This results in a nice, soft brown sugar just like what you’d buy in the grocery store. It’s the absolute best substitute for brown sugar. Here’s how to make it:
For dark brown sugar, use 1 cup of sugar and 2 tablespoons of molasses.
For light brown sugar, use 1 cup of sugar and 1 tablespoon of molasses.
Add the ingredients in a mixing bowl and mix until it’s well incorporated. Use as a 1 to 1 brown sugar substitute for cinnamon rolls and other recipes. It’s the best 1 cup brown sugar substitute
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