Surprising Maple Syrup Hacks

Believing that maple syrup can only be used for pancakes is selling this condiment short. Here’s how to make the most out of that bottle gathering dust at the back of your fridge.


  1. Popcorn

Liven up those boring kernels.

  1. Pie

Maple syrup can replace molasses.

  1. Granola

Add ΒΌ cup to your homemade batch for a dynamic sweetness.

  1. Salad Dressing

Whisk in to balance other flavors.

  1. Oatmeal

Stir some into your morning serving.

  1. Maple Cream

Mix maple syrup with sour cream for a refreshing pancake topping.

  1. Vegetables

Drizzle over before roasting to caramelize more.

  1. Tea/Coffee

Maple syrup is the new pumpkin spice. Try stirring some in and be impressed.

  1. Yogurt

Forget honey, try maple.

  1. Mashed Potatoes/Sweet Potatoes

This seems strange, but a teaspoon or two bring out the sweetness of the potatoes.

  1. Whipped Cream

A healthier alternative than sugar for sweetening.


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