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Need 140g of flour but no scales

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blibblibs Thu 17-Nov-16 15:55:04

Decided I was going to make toad in the hole tonight and now really fancy it, but I've just remembered I don't have any scales.
Anybody got any bright ideas how I can figure it out?

BratFarrarsPony Thu 17-Nov-16 15:56:52

use google to change grams to ounces and then measure with a tablespoon - one heaped tablespoon = one ounce.
that is tablespoon not dessert spoon.

BratFarrarsPony Thu 17-Nov-16 15:58:06

OK it's about 5.
one dessertspoon is about half a tablespoon.

IvyWall Thu 17-Nov-16 15:58:32

Use a tablespoon

www.thewi.org.uk/what-we-do/recipes/handy-measures

blibblibs Thu 17-Nov-16 16:09:36

Thank you 😊

imnottoofussed Thu 17-Nov-16 16:10:04

according to google you can convert it into ml and measure in a jug, 140g of plain flour is 265ml

SnugglySnerd Thu 17-Nov-16 16:11:55

A tablespoon = an ounce = 25g if that helps?

blibblibs Thu 17-Nov-16 17:37:20

Managed to find a tablespoon so 5 of those seemed to do the trick. No whisk either but a fork did the job 😊

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