Kitchen/food Scales and Measuring Spoons

A fully equipped kitchen is a cook’s dream and a reliable kitchen scale is absolutely unnegotiable, however a skilled cook will always have that hunch/intuition that guides him/her when applying recipes in the kitchen, he or she knows when to add a pinch of this or a dash of that. However, there are times when […]

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What is a measuring spoon?

Measuring spoon is a special spoon used for measuring cooking or baking ingredients, either liquid or dry and come in standardized sizes. They are available in many different sizes and are made from different materials, being metal, wood or plastic. Why relying on guesswork and hope for the best? Standard measuring spoons sizes Measuring spoons […]

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Cups and Spoons to Grams and Ounces Conversion for Common Baking Ingredients

The cup is a tool for measuring volume. The problem occurs when measuring dry ingredients, like flour or sugar, by volume, it results in a variety of different weights. Actually, if a cup of flour is scooped out from a container or packet, you would probably get a weight from 142 g (5 ounces) to 113 g (3.9 ounces), by tapping or without tapping.

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