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Learn how to make Homemade Buttermilk with this easy recipe - just two ingredients needed!

How to Make Homemade Buttermilk

All you need are two ingredients to make homemade buttermilk!
Course How to
Keyword homemade buttermilk
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1 cup milk
Author Monique of AmbitiousKitchen.com


  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice or white vinegar
  • 1 cup of milk of choice


  1. Step 1:Pour 1 cup of milk into a bowl.
  2. Step 2: Grab one small fresh lemon or white vinegar. Stir in a tablespoon or two of lemon juice OR vinegar into the bowl with the milk. Stir to combine. Let sit for 5 minutes until the milk begins to curdle and becomes acidic.
  3. Step 3: Use in place of buttermilk in the recipe as it calls for. Enjoy!