How do I Substitute Garlic Powder for Garlic Salt?

By Brittney Horwitz

Although it might seem more complicated, garlic salt is exactly what it sounds like-- a mixture of garlic and salt. This blend is a nice addition to salad dressings, marinades, even as a topping for popcorn. Typically garlic salt is available in the spice section of most grocery stores, but if you're in a pinch use this simple homemade recipe.

Garlic powder, chopped garlic, and whole garlic.
A tablespoon of salt.

Measure 3 tablespoons of salt into a bowl.

Add one tablespoon of garlic powder.

Add 1 tablespoon of garlic powder to the salt. Mix well.

Add your homemade mixture to your recipe.

Substitute the correct amount of this mixture for the garlic salt in your recipe.