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6 Charts to Make Kitchen Conversions Easy

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6 Charts to Make Kitchen Conversions Easy

Kitchen conversion charts are essential for keen bakers or novice cooks navigating their way through recipes, or around unfamiliar kitchens, that demand specific measurements.

If you can't locate the correct measuring equipment or convert the desired quantity don't let frustration put an end to your baking endeavours.

With this selection of six kitchen conversion charts there's no need to down tools or resort to guess work. Measuring teaspoons, tablespoons, cups, pints, fluid ounces are all within easy reach and detailed in these handy kitchen conversion charts with a number of easy solutions.

So take a look and find out how to accurately substitute cooking pans or convert a gallon to a pint and a whole world of recipes will open up to you.

1) Kitchen Conversions for Baking

Ever come unstuck measuring out ingredients for a recipe which is calling for quantities you're unfamiliar with? This nifty infographic takes away that frustration by clearly laying out handy baking conversions for key ingredients like butter, sugar, flour and converting the same quantity across cups and pounds and ounces or grams.

2) Tablespoon Ingredient Conversions

Many recipes call for a 'tablespoon' quantity of ingredients. But what does that really equate to in weight? This is a useful chart that puts a weight next to some of the key ingredients used in smaller quantities. Compare a tablespoon of salt at 20g to a tablespoon of cocoa powder at 7g and it's clear there really is a significant difference.

3) Conversion for when you're without scales

If you can't lay your hands on a set of weighing scales, this is the go to infographic to retain the level of accuracy in measurements. Did you know one gallon works out as eight pints? or one pint equates to two cups? Find out all the key measurements converted below.

4) Kitchen Conversion

This infographic is a great go- to resource for cooks that gives a quick conversion from metric to imperial and vice versa.

5) Baking Pan Substitutes

Many recipes stipulate a specific size of baking pan which can be be frustrating when it comes to searching the kitchen cupboards and realising you don't have it. But don't let that disuade you, use this infographic to come up with the perfect alternative and carry on baking.

6) 4 in 1 Measuring Spoon

If you're tired of unruly measuring spoons cluttering up your kitchen drawers, Polygon's 4 in 1 measuring spoon could be the solution. One bit of kit allows you to quickly go from measuring 1/2 tablespoon of sugar to 2 tablespoons of oil, with four measurements in total. Have a look at the video to see just how it works.

Stocking up on essential kitchen kit? check out our guide to 37 awesome, weird and wonderful kitchen gadgets.

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