MEASUREMENTS

As many of our readers may not be familiar with metric and European measuring systems. Here is a comparative table of measurements:

100 grams butter (Metric) = 7 tablespoons butter (US) = 5.25 tablespoons (British)
100 grams flour (Metric) =11 tablespoons (US) = 8.25 tablespoons (British)
100 grams sugar (Metric) =tablespoons (US) = 5,25 tablespoons (British)
1/4 liter (dry) (Metric) = 1 quart (US) = 1 imp. quart (British)
0.95 liter (liquid) (Metric) = 1 quart (US) = 5/6 imp. quart (British)

10 centimeters (cm) (Metric) = 4 inches
2.5 centimeters (cm) (Metric) = 1 inches
appx. 28 grams = 1 ounce
453.5 grams = 1 pound
0.473 lt = 1 US pint
0.568 lt = 1 English pint

small coffee cup 7.5 cl (Metric) = 5 tablespoons (US) = 3 and 3/4 tablespoons (British)
coffee cup 15 cl (Metric) = 3/5 cup (US) = 1/2 breakfast cup (British)
tea cup 20 cl (Metric) = 4/5 cup (US) = 2/3 breakfast cup (British)
glass 25 cl (Metric) = 1 cup (US) = 5/6 breakfast cup (British)

Metric : 1 glass (25 cl) = 25 cl milk = 220 gr melted butter and oil = 230 gr rice = 200 gr wheat, dry beans, lentils = 180 gr semolina, castor sugar = 160 gr flour = 240 gr sugar = 100 gr greated cheese = 100 gr crushed almond or walnuts = 100 gr bread crumbs

Metric : 1 coffee cup (15 cl) = 15 cl milk = 130 gr melted butter and oil = 130 gr rice = 120 gr wheat, dry beans, lentils = 110 gr semolina, castor sugar = 100gr flour = 140 gr sugar = 50 gr greated cheese = 50 gr crushed almond or walnuts = 50 gr bread crumbs

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