How to Measure Ingredients

Not all measuring cups are created equal. There are actually separate measuring cups that should be used for wet and dry ingredients. The Just A Pinch Test Kitchen shows how to properly measure ingredients.

To measure liquids, use
To measure liquids, use a glass measuring cup.
Always read liquid measu
Always read liquid measurements at eye level on a flat surface.
For sticky ingredients,
For sticky ingredients, coat the inside of the measuring cup with non-stick cooking spray.
Pack brown sugar into a
Pack brown sugar into a measuring cup to get an accurate measurement.
Use a knife to scrape ex
Use a knife to scrape extra flour off measuring cup.

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