Recipe Basics -- Measure Accurately, Substitute Wisely, Adjust Carefully
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Fannie Farmer, “the mother of level measurements” had it right when she published her 1896 collection of recipes and insisted on the use of standard measuring cups and spoons. Every recipe requires measuring something; neither fancy tools nor gourmet recipes can make up for careless measuring.
Baumgartner, Cindy and Litchfield, Ruth, "Recipe Basics -- Measure Accurately, Substitute Wisely, Adjust Carefully" (2017). Extension and Outreach Publications. 543.
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