Upon getting wind of the news that seven of our favorite foods are on the brink of extinction
, we were keen on finding alternatives that would most closely resemble them, regardless of the form in which they would be consumed. And while it may be difficult to emulate our favorites, in both flavor and taste, to a T, we found a handful of plug-ins that could do. Take a look!Maple Syrup
Pancakes topped with a heavy-handed drizzle of maple syrup make for a pairing we have no desire in altering. Due to climate change threatening the cultivation of the maple tree, substitutions are in order. From berry compotes and syrups to honey, rice syrup, and even brown sugar, there are a handful of ways to get around this one. Take this Brown Sugar & Cinnamon Syrup
recipe, which makes quite the case for subbing out maple syrup.