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June 7 - Aquitaine
June 7 - Aquitaine
 

Aquitaine - Between the blue of its Atlantic coast and the luxurious green of its countryside, Aquitaine extends over five regions. Discover the birthplace of truffle, Bordeaux wine and foie gras.

 
 
Conversion Table

 Liquids

American European
1/8 teaspoon 1/2 ml
1/4 teaspoon 1 ml
1/2 teaspoon 3 ml
1 teaspoon 5 ml
1/4 tablespoon 4 ml
1/2 tablespoon 8 ml
1 tablespoon 15 ml
1/8 cup 35 ml
1/4 cup 65 ml
1/3 cup 85 ml
3/8 cup 95 ml
1/2 cup 125 ml
5/8 cup 160 ml
2/3 cup 170 ml
3/4 cup 190 ml
7/8 cup 220 ml
1 cup 250 ml

 

Common Abbreviations

• 1 litre is noted 1 L
• 1 decilitre is noted 1 dl
• 1 centilitre is noted 1 cl
• 1 millilitre is noted 1 ml


Metric System
• 1 litre = 10 decilitres = 100 centilitres = 1000 millilitres
• 1 decilitre = 0,1 litre = 10 centilitres = 100 millilitres
• 1 centilitre = 0,01 litre = 0,1 decilitre = 10 millilitres
• 1 millilitre = 0,001 litre = 0,01 decilitre = 0,1 centilitre


Fahrenheit to Celcius Conversion Scale

 Fahrenheit Celsius   Thermostat (France)
 150°F 70°C   T/2
  200°F  100°C  T/3 
 250°F 120°C  T/4 
 300°F 150°C  T/5
 350°F 180°C  T/6
  400°F   200°C  T/7 
 450°F  230°C  T/8
 500°F  260°C  T/9 
Broil  Gril  

Common Abbreviations
°C = Celsius
°F = Farenheit  

Oven - Other information

Temperature Fahrenheit Celsius
very low heat 150°F 70°C
low heat 200°F 100°C
medium 350°F 180°C
hot 425°F 210°C
very hot or grill 500°F 260°C


Solids

American European Other
1/2 oz 15 g  
1 oz 30 g  
1/8 lbs 55 g 2 oz
1/4 lbs 115 g 4 oz
1/3 lbs 150 g  
3/8 lbs 170 g  
1/2 lbs 225 g 8 oz
5/8 lbs 285 g  
2/3 lbs 310 g  
3/4 lbs 340 g  
7/8 lbs 400 g  
1 pound 454 g 16 oz
2,2 lbs 1 kg  

Common Abbreviations
oz = ounce
lbs = pound

1 kilogram is noted 1 kg
1 gram is noted 1 g

1 kilogram = 1000 grams
1 gram = 0,001 kilogram

Express Measure 

All-prupose flour
1 cup = 100 grams
1 tablespoon = 8 grams

Sugar
1 cup = 200 grams
1 tablespoon = 15 grams

Icing sugar
1 cup = 100 grams
1 tablespoon = 8 grams

Brown sugar
1 cup = 200 grams
1 tablespoon = 15 grams

Butter, margarine
1 cup = 200 grams
1 tablespoon = 15 grams

Shortening
1 cup = 150 grams
1 tablespoon = 12 grams

Crumbs
1 cup = 50 grams
1 tablespoon = 4 grams

Rice
1 cup = 210 grams
1 tablespoon = 16 grams

 
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