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COOKING CONVERSION TABLES COOKING INFORMATION

METRIC WEIGHTS

1 kilogramme = 2.2046 lbs = 2lbs 3¼oz
7 grammes = ¼oz
14 grammes = ½oz
21 grammes = ¾oz
28 grammes = 1oz
453½ grammes = 1lb

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FLUIDS

1 litre = 35 fluid oz = pints
½ litre = 17½ fluid oz
1 litre = 1000 cc (or ml - millilitres)

ENGLISH MEASURES

1 pint = 20 fluid oz = 568 cc
1 gill = 5 fluid oz (¼ pint) = 142 cc
Bottle Table Wine = 24 fluid oz = 680 cc

1

pound (lb) = 16 o

OVEN TEMPERATURES

Electricity ºF Gas Regulo Centigrade
Equivalent
Cool oven 225 - 250 0 - ½ 107 - 121
Very slow oven 250 - 275 ½ - 1 121 - 135
Slow oven 275 - 300 1 - 2 135 - 149
Very moderate oven 300 - 350 2 - 3 149 - 177
Moderate oven 375 4 190
Moderately hot oven 400 5 204
Hot oven 425 - 450 6 - 7 218 - 233
Very hot oven 475 - 500 8 - 9 246 - 260

OTHER MEASUREMENTS

2 teaspoons = 1 dessertspoons
2 dessertspoons = 1 tablespoon
6 tablespoons = 1 teacup
2 tablespoons Water = ½ gill
1 teacup = 1 gill (or 5 fl ozs)
1 breakfast cup = ½ pint
1 tablespoon dry substance = 1 ounce
1 dessertspoon Butter = 1 ounce
1 breakfast cup Flour = ½ pound
1 pint Flour = 1 pound

Bella's Conversion Chart

1½ liter =

6 cups

1 liter =

4¼ cups

= good quart
500 ml =

½ liter

= good 2 cups
1 dl =

100 ml

= scant ½ cup
50 ml =

½ dl

= scant ¼ cup
1 kg =

2¼ lb

500 g =

½ kg

= 1 lb 2 oz
250 g =

¼ kg

= 9 oz
100 g = 3½ oz
50 g = scant ½ cup = 1¾ oz
1 inch = 2.54 cm
100º - 150º C = 212º - 300º F
175º - 225º C = 350º - 425º F
250º C = 475º F
275º C = 525º F