Ive made several batches of this recipe for cream soup substitute from thr simply in season cookbook give it a try 2 c dry milk powder 3 4 c cornstarch 1 4 c chicken bouillon granules 1 tsp dried basil 1 2 tsp pepper 2 tsp dried minced onion combine all ingredients to use combine 1 1 4 c cold water with 1 3 mix bring to a boil stirring.