Can I substitute Egg Beaters for eggs?
Similarly, what is the difference between Egg Beaters and regular eggs?
While the traditional whole egg delivers a variety of important nutrients, it also contains fat, calories, and cholesterol—mostly found in its yolk. But Egg Beaters are all egg whites—with no yolks—so when you choose to substitute Egg Beaters for shell eggs, you're making a smart choice for better health.
Moreover, do Egg Beaters contain eggs?
Egg Beaters is a product marketed in the United States as a healthy substitute for chicken eggs. Egg Beaters is primarily egg whites with added flavorings, vitamins, and thickeners xanthan gum and guar gum. It contains real egg whites, but no egg yolks.
For recipes which use eggs primarily as a leavening agent you can try a commercial egg replacement product (see above) or the following mixture: 1-1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil mixed with 1-1/2 tablespoons water and 1 teaspoon baking powder per egg. Note: this mixture calls for baking powder, not baking soda.