Units and Measures

How much saffron powder is a saffron thread?

by lottobear 5 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...


sadafshaw commented 10 days ago

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

by fldhkybnva 4 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 sp...


BethNH commented 2 months ago

Is a kcal = to a calorie?

by twodales 9 years ago

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


GH1618 commented 2 months ago

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

by walker 7 years ago

I have the kitchen aid meat grinder attachment (that I STILL have not yet used) and have read different recs for the ...


seanspec commented 3 months ago

Help with converting recipe...

by ShantaPressley 6 months 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 con...

hotoynoodle commented 6 months ago

How much Vanilla Extract equals one Vanilla Bean?

by elmomonster 11 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. ...


sweetpea2858 commented 6 months ago

Skim milk into whole milk

by roxlet 7 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. H...


masha commented 6 months ago

egg whites measurement

by scallion 11 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 ...

hotoynoodle commented 7 months ago

How many cups of cabbage is a 12 oz bag?

by Cook81 6 years ago

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

DuffyH commented 1 year ago

Measuring Cheese

by tantan 8 years ago

Would someone please help me??? I am really confused about the correct way to measure shredded and grated cheese. Wh...


PSRaT commented 1 year ago

measurements conversion guide and adjusting portions etc.

by bloodboy 5 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...


Lizard commented 1 year ago

Fresh yeast to dry yeast conversion?

by marthadumptruck 11 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 wh...


small h commented 1 year ago

Lard vs shortening vs butter

by lacoet 1 year ago

I'm confused. I thought I had read somewhere that butter and lard weight the same but shortening weights less than bu...

paulj commented 1 year ago

King Arthur Flour - ingredient weight chart

by beetlebug 1 year ago

I was googling the weight of one cup of Marshmellow fluff and I came across this handy chart. The ingredient I was mu...

paulj commented 1 year ago

Measuring Melted Butter

by Canthespam 8 years ago

This may sound silly and basic, but I need an answer to this question. When a recipe calls for ie: 1/2 cup of butter...


cejaclaros commented 1 year ago

Measuring spoons and kitchen scale give different readings

by glify 1 year ago

I notice when I add teaspoons or tablespoons using my measuring spoons, there is a wide gap in readings. The spoon sa...

Midlife commented 1 year ago

Raw chicken in lbs to raw chicken cubed in cups?

by magnoliasouth 2 years ago

Everywhere I look all conversions are for pounds of raw chicken to cups of cooked chicken. This isn't helpful right n...

magnoliasouth commented 2 years ago

Ground Beef: Pound to Cup Conversion

by icecone 7 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...


BigDickBlack commented 2 years ago

How many pounds of pasta to feed 60-70?

by Disneyfreak 6 years ago

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

hotoynoodle commented 2 years ago