If you love English mustard, then you’ll be happy to know that it’s really easy to make at home from mustard powder. You only need a few simple ingredients and a few minutes of your time. Plus, making your own English mustard means that you can adjust the flavour to your liking. So give it a try – your taste buds will thank you!
It’s easy to make mustard at home and can be made in minutes.
In terms of equipment, all that’s needed are a saucepan and measuring spoon/cup set with metric measurements on them (or just use any old utensil) and bowls large enough to hold everything together comfortably without spilling over too much when stirred up vigorously.
Why use Tumeric in mustard
Turmeric is a spice that is often used in Indian and Asian cuisine. It has a warm, slightly bitter flavour and is often used to flavour or colour mustard. Turmeric can also be used as a natural food colouring agent. So the more you use in the mustard, the more vibrant the yellow will be.
Uses of mustard powder
Mustard powder is a versatile and flavorful condiment that can be used in many different ways. It can be used as a dry rub for meats, as an ingredient in sauces, or to add a touch of flavour to salads and other dishes. Mustard powder can also be combined with oil and vinegar to make a tangy vinaigrette. Additionally, it is often used as a key ingredient in tartare sauce recipes.
What to make with mustard
There are many ways to use mustard in cooking. Mustard can be used as a condiment on sandwiches or burgers, added to sauces or marinades, or used as a rub for meats. It can also be used in baking, such as in this recipe for mustard and herb scones
What is the difference between yellow mustard and brown mustard?
Yellow mustard is made with yellow or white mustard seeds, while brown mustard is made with brown or black mustard seeds. Yellow mustard is milder in flavour than brown mustard. Brown mustard has a sharper, more pungent flavour.
– 75 grams of mustard powder
– 50 ml White Distilled Vinegar
– 100 ml of water
– salt, to taste
1 tsp Tumeric (gives a more yellow colour)
1 tsp Sugar
Homemade mustard with mustard powder
Mix the mustard powder with vinegar and water in a bowl. Add salt to taste. Mix everything together well until it forms a thick paste If it’s too thick, add a little more water until you reach your desired consistency.
Place the saucepan over medium heat and bring to a simmer while stirring frequently. Cook for about 5 – 10 minutes until it has thickened. Remove from the heat and let cool slightly before spooning it into a jar or airtight container. Will keep it for up to 3 months. Goes great with an English Breakfast.
How To Make English Mustard From Mustard Powder
- 75 g Mustard Powder
- 100 ml Water
- 50 ml Distilled White Vinegar
- Salt to taste
- 1 tsp Tumeric
- 1 tsp Sugar
- Mix the mustard powder with the vinegar and water in a bowl with a handheld whisk. Add salt to taste Mix everything together well until it forms a thick paste If it's too thick, add a little more water until you reach your desired consistency.
- Place the saucepan over medium heat and bring to a simmer while stirring frequently. Cook for about 5 – 10 minutes until it has thickened. Remove from the heat and let cool slightly before spooning it into a jar or airtight container. Will keep it for up to 3 months.