Food: Style/Terminology

1 egg, beaten
not 1 beaten egg

1 tsp. black pepper
not 1 teaspoon pepper
(the pepper can also be crushed, ground, or coarse ground)

snipped fresh parsley
not snipped parsley
(pertains to all fresh herbs)

2 Tbsp. packed brown sugar
(use “packed” no matter what the measurement)

Do not use “granulated” with sugar unless there are other kinds of sugar.

In a food processor or blender
(not “In a food processor bowl or blender container”)

punch dough down; turn dough out

reduced-sodium chicken broth BUT lower-sodium beef broth

COMMON BAKING PAN SIZES (updated 6.3.15)
9×1½-inch round cake pan
9×1½-inch pie plate
8×8-inch square cake pan
9×9-inch square cake pan
11×7-inch baking pan
2-quart rectangular baking pan
13×9-inch baking pan
15×10-inch baking pan
15×10-inch jelly roll pan (when being used for baking a jelly roll cake)
9×5-inch loaf pan
2-quart casserole



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