How Much Is A Stick Of Butter?

Baking By tytyrita Updated 30 Apr 2008 , 10:43am by JanH

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tytyrita Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 3:35pm
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Hello everyone, i've got to make a carrot cake for the 1st time in a few weeks, found very easy recipes on CC, but have no idea how much to use. The conversion is not of much help either. Fot instance,
how much is a stick of butter, and how much is a cup of flour, sugar and dry ingredients. I am in the UK and we use kilos and pounds.. pls help

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akgirl10 Posted 29 Apr 2008 , 5:33pm
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Have you tried looking for a recipe on www.recipezaar.com? The cool thing is that you can change all of the recipes to metric and back with just a click of your mouse! And I've found a lot of recipes there that are also on this site. Good luck!

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MikeRowesHunny Posted 30 Apr 2008 , 10:29am
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A stick of butter is 115g. I recommend making your life easier though and going to Asda/Tesco etc, etc and buying yourself a set of measuring cups from the kitchen wares section - they are only £1 or so for the plastic ones and not much more for the metal ones. Then just proceed as per recipe. Good luck!

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JanH Posted 30 Apr 2008 , 10:43am
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AU, UK and American measuring cups & spoons:
(Along with more info than you ever wanted on American cookery weights & measures. Also has conversion calculator.)

http://forum.cakecentral.com/cake-decorating-ftopict-582763-.html

Wish there were UK & AU measuring cups & spoons available in U.S.

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