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Units and Measures

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Anchor Hocking Oven Basics glass measuring cup inaccurate

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by zoobird 26 days ago

Hi. This is my first post and I hope I'm sharing in the right place. For measuring I usually use my red plastic Betty Crocker cups. While rearranging some dishes, I noticed the 1 cup line on the 2 ...

Converting Indian spices

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by wayne keyser 13 years ago

Can someone help me convert: 1 cardamon pod = how much ground cardamon? 1 teaspoon cumin or coriander seed = how much ground? Thanks!

Ground Beef: Pound to Cup Conversion

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by icecone 9 years ago

Does anyone know the following: How many cups in 1 pound of raw ground beef? How many cups in 1 pound of ground beef after it's been browned and the fat drained off? I am assuming that t...

How many cups of cabbage is a 12 oz bag?

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by Cook81 8 years ago

Anyone know how many cups of shredded cabbage is in a 12 oz bag? I have shredded cabbage, but no scale.

egg whites measurement

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by scallion 12 years ago

could you please tell me how many egg whites make a 1/4 cup? would it be the same regardless of whether the eggs are med., lg., or XL? Thanks.

How many pounds of pasta to feed 60-70?

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by Disneyfreak 7 years ago

I'm making pasta to feed a bunch of high school kids after a rehearsal. There will also be meatballs, chicken wings, salad and bread.

Taco bar for 150 HELP

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by abigail_miller 1 year ago

I’m doing a DIY taco bar for 150 people. I’m wondering how much meat(chicken and ground beef) as well as toppings I will need. I found one lady on Pinterest who did hers but I’m not sure how correc...

Converting Ounces to Cups

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by sku 12 years ago

Many thanks to anyone who can help me with this. I have a recipe which lists sugar and cake flour in ounces. As I don't have a scale, I need to convert to cups/tablespoons. Does anyone know the ...

Grams to tbsp

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by miltiek 1 year ago

hi, i'm new here. i am looking at a japanese video where the cook measures everything in grams, but of course i need to convert this to our measure. so is there 1) measuring utensils in grams a...

How much saffron powder is a saffron thread?

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by lottobear 7 years ago

Okay so it's not too unusual for me to see saffron threads being used in recipes and here's the problem; powder is so much easier to acquire but how much powder is a saffron thread really? I honest...

1/2 cup cheddar, grated - how many ounces?

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by fldhkybnva 5 years ago

I use cheese all the time and can't believe I don't know this but I guess then again I rarely follow recipes which specify amounts. To me 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, grated is different than 1/2 cup gr...

Is a kcal = to a calorie?

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by twodales 11 years ago

When I buy European food the food charts are in kcals. Are these equal to calories? Thanks.

Best beef cuts (and ratios) for grind your own hamburgers

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by walker 9 years ago

I have the kitchen aid meat grinder attachment (that I STILL have not yet used) and have read different recs for the meat. One is chuck, sirloin and brisket and another is chuck, sirloin and bon...

Help with converting recipe...

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by ShantaPressley 2 years ago

Convert recipe to crock pot. 1 1/2cup white rice 1 10 1/2oz can of French onion soup 1 10 1/2oz can of beef consomme soup 1 pound beef stew meat 1 can of water Cook 350 for 45min

How much Vanilla Extract equals one Vanilla Bean?

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by elmomonster 13 years ago

I've got a recipe which calls for one vanilla bean, but I've got a lot of Bourbon Vanilla Extract I'd rather use. How much of the Vanilla Extract shall I use to equal the flavor of one vanilla b...

Skim milk into whole milk

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by roxlet 9 years ago

I have a recipe that I want to make that calls for 2 cups of whole milk. I have skim milk and I have heavy cream. How can I approximate whole milk? I was going to try 12/3c skim to 1/3 cup cream...

Measuring Cheese

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by tantan 9 years ago

Would someone please help me??? I am really confused about the correct way to measure shredded and grated cheese. When you purchase an 8 ounce bag of cheese the package does not say it equals one ...

measurements conversion guide and adjusting portions etc.

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by bloodboy 7 years ago

Hello all. I am trying to cook a Korean dish called Tofu stew (순두부찌개). I am in America but the cookbook is directly from Korea. I speak Korean but I do not understand Korean measurements since I...

Fresh yeast to dry yeast conversion?

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by marthadumptruck 12 years ago

I recently bought a bread boook and all the recipes call for fresh yeast. I don't have easy access to fresh yeast where I live. Does anyone know the conversion rate from fresh yeast to dry yeas...