Tips and Advice

Tips and advice

24 June 2011 - The Mysterious Half and Half

To all the non-Americans out there who (like me!) were ever wondering what this mysterious ingredient is that they keep seeing in lots of American recipes. Simple enough, apparently. American "half-and-half" is a commercially prepared dairy product that is half whole milk and half cream. That's single cream, to all of Brits. If a recipe calls for one cup of half-and-half, use 1/2 cup whole milk and 1/2 cup single cream

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