Can you cut this recipe down to 1cup flour?
If I used only 1 cup flour from 4 cups as given, I would have to cut everything down by 1/4th. But it's been a long time since school so since you're bored, lets make this a win-win.
- CrustyCurmudgeonLv 71 month ago
You wouldn't cut the recipe down by 1/4 but to 1/4 or to 25 percent. Multiply each ingredient by 0.25 and you'll be golden. BTW, don't reduce the heat or the cook time.
- heart o' goldLv 72 months ago
Multiplying and reducing recipes, especially for baking, are not one for one. It takes a long time and much effort and many tries to make a good, balanced baking recipe. I suggest you make the whole recipe and give away what you aren’t going to eat.
- Anonymous2 months ago
I'm in the UK and your link didn't take me to a recipe.
If the original calls for four cups (or four of anything) and you're using only one then you are using 1/4 the amount so you need to use 1/4 the amount of each ingredient.
Cutting everything down by 1/4 as you suggest is completely wrong!!!
- CBLv 72 months ago
No you need to cut everything down by 75% 1 cup is 25% of 4 cups . So multiply all ingredient by .25.