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Non-soya, soya sauce alternative

(8 Posts)
Katymac Thu 09-Jun-16 12:51:59

I love soya sauce - it does not love me, I used to use it in lots of meals & I miss it

Worcestershire sauce is OK but not the same; what could I use as an alternative?

RaarSaidTheLion Fri 17-Jun-16 02:32:07

Coconut aminos

Katymac Fri 17-Jun-16 07:05:04

Thanks for the suggestion, sorry but I can't have coconut either sad

VodkaValiumLattePlease Fri 17-Jun-16 07:06:11

Tamari?

INeedNewShoes Fri 17-Jun-16 07:11:55

Watching with interest.

I'm allergic to soya and nuts and haven't found a good replacement for soya sauce.

For stir fries I just use lots of garlic and chilli for flavour.

I've read that vegemite can be used to get the same umami effect as soya in sauces etc. but I haven't got around to trying it yet.

INeedNewShoes Fri 17-Jun-16 07:14:39

I've just looked up tamari and it seems to also be made from soya beans.

StUmbrageinSkelt Fri 17-Jun-16 07:17:28

Gluten free, soy free miso exists and could be watered down for a soy flavour.

dramalamma Fri 17-Jun-16 07:20:26

I mix balsamic vinegar, sesame oil and fish sauce - think the ratio is 2:2:1 (I'd have to look it up to be sure sorry) and my kids love it instead of soy sauce - it's surprisingly close!

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