Can I use white vinegar instead of distilled vinegar?
One tablespoon of rice vinegar should be exchanged for one and one-half teaspoons of white vinegar and one-quarter teaspoon of sugar, mixed well to dissolve the sugar. The substitute for apple cider vinegar is the equivalent of a distilled white vinegar substitute, lemon or lime juice.
What is white distilled vinegar used for?
White distilled vinegar is made from a grain-alcohol mixture. Most often used in pickling, its harsh flavor makes it more often used used in American kitchens as a cleaning agent rather than an ingredient. However, it is used often in Thai and Vietnamese cooking, both to pickle vegetables and in marinades and sauces.
Can you use distilled vinegar for cleaning?
For rinse-free cleaning, mop using a solution of ½ cup of white distilled vinegar to a half-gallon of warm water. Change water as it gets dirty. Boil a solution of ¼ cup of white distilled vinegar and 1 cup of water in the microwave until steam forms on the window.