10X Sugar And Confectioners Sugar

Baking By cakelass Updated 6 Oct 2008 , 10:32am by JanH

cakelass Posted 6 Oct 2008 , 8:10am
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Hi hope someone can help. Living in Australia we have different names for products and I would like to try some of the recipes but get a bit confused. What is 10X sugar (is this pure icing sugar) and what is Confectioners Sugar (is this icing sugar mixture)?? Please help!! THanks in advance! icon_sad.gif

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JanH Posted 6 Oct 2008 , 9:16am
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10x sugar, powdered sugar and confectioners sugar would all be icing sugar to you. icon_smile.gif

Australian, British & U.S. cooking terms:


(Site's been updated, and unfortnately, not for the better. Old info was so much better.)

And the piece de resistance:

(More info than you'll probably ever need!)

FYI, American and AU measuring cups and spoons aren't the same sizes....

US to AU:


US to metric:


Temperature Conversions:
(Fahrenheit to Celsius)



cakelass Posted 6 Oct 2008 , 10:11am
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Thankyou, thankyou thankyou! I will be very busy tonight making my conversions and busy tommorow baking!!

JanH Posted 6 Oct 2008 , 10:32am
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You're very welcome, it was my pleasure. icon_biggrin.gif

Have fun! thumbs_up.gif

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