caster sugar


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caster sugar

(ˈkɑːstə) or

castor sugar

n
(Cookery) finely ground white sugar
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.caster sugar - very finely granulated sugar that was formerly sprinkled from a castor
powdered sugar - sugar granulated into a fine powder
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations
porcukor

caster sugar

n (Brit) → Sandzucker m

caster sugar

[ˈkɑːstərˌʃugəʳ] nzucchero semolato
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For the pancake: sift the plain flour, salt and caster sugar into a bowl and mix with a whisk make a little well in the centre.
INGREDIENTS MERINGUE 200 g caster sugar 20g glucose syrup 50g honey 100g egg white 225ml double cream 35ml Limoncello 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 150g whole pistachios, roasted 150g caster sugar CANTUCCI (Makes 40 small) 250g plain flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 225g caster sugar 3 medium eggs, beaten 30g ground almonds The zest of 2 oranges Pinch of Saffron 1/2 tsp.
125ml double cream Half vanilla pod Handful of bay leaves 3 egg yolks 40g caster sugar 1 tsp plain flour 5 or 6 plums For the sauce: 5 or 6 plums 2
MARTHA'S SNICKERDOODLE COOKIES INGREDIENTS 75g butter, softened 100g caster sugar 2 tbsp golden syrup 125g plain flour 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tbsp ground cinnamon and 1 tbsp caster sugar for coating METHOD 1.
PREP TIME: 15-20 minutes COOKING TIME: 2 hours SERVES: 8 INGREDIENTS 4 egg whites 240g caster sugar 1 lime, zest only 250g strawberries 250g blackberries 150g raspberries 450ml double/whipping cream 1 drop of vanilla essence METHOD Preheat the oven to 150C.
INGREDIENTS (Serves 2) Torte: 170g chopped 70% chocolate, 115g unsalted butter, 170g caster sugar, 3 large eggs, 60g cocoa powder Sorbet: 175g granulated sugar, 250ml water, 1/2 lemon, 450g raspberries Crumb: 175g granulated sugar, 250ml water, 1/2 lemon, 450g raspberries Pears: 200ml red wine, 350ml cups water, 1/2 red chilli, 2 pears, peeled with stems intact, 100g caster sugar Chilli caramel: 75g salted butter, 50g soft light brown sugar, 50g caster sugar, 50g golden syrup, 125ml double cream (infused with 1/2 red chilli), 1 tsp salt METHOD 1.
INGREDIENTS For the blackcurrant layer: 250g blackcurrants A squeeze of lemon juice Up to 100g caster sugar 50ml water For the chocolate layer: 25g cocoa powder 50g caster sugar 100ml water For the cream/yoghurt layer: 200ml double cream 200ml plain full-fat yoghurt 2tbsp caster sugar To finish: 50g skinned hazelnuts 1tbsp Demerara sugar METHOD 1.
Chocolate peanut butter brownies (makes 12) INGREDIENTS For the brownie: 150g salted butter 100g Everyday Essentials dark chocolate 100g Everyday Essentials milk chocolate 200g caster sugar 3 eggs 200g self-raising flour For the topping: 100g Everyday Essentials milk chocolate 125g smooth peanut butter 65g salted butter at room temperature Handful of honey roasted peanuts METHOD 1.
Ingredients 250g (9oz) white bread flour plus extra for dusting 7g sachet fast-acting dried yeast 25g (1oz) caster sugar 5g (1 tsp) Dr.
KID FRIENDLY MICROWAVE EGG NOG INGREDIENTS: 3 tbs caster sugar 3 tsp vanilla extract 2 eggs 11/2 cup full cream milk 1/2 cup cream 1 tsp ground cinnamon (to sprinkle) 1 tsp ground nutmeg (to sprinkle) METHOD: 1.
INGREDIENTS (serves 6) For the shortcrust pastry: 350g plain flour 175g cold unsalted butter, cut into 1cm dice, plus extra for greasing About 75ml cold water For the filling: 500g cooking apples 500g eating apples 100g caster sugar 125g Wensleydale cheese, crumbled To finish: A little milk About 1 tbsp caster sugar INGREDIENTS (serves 6) For the shortcrust pastry: 350g plain flour 175g cold unsalted butter, cut into 1cm dice, plus extra for greasing About 75ml cold water For the filling: 500g cooking apples 500g eating apples 100g caster sugar 125g Wensleydale cheese, crumbled To finish: A little milk About 1 tbsp caster sugar METHOD Paul says: "Tangy, salty cheese and sweet apple go beautifully together.
A LOVELY, HOMELY SPICY-SWEET CAKE SERVES 6 FOR THE STREUSEL (CRUMBLE) | 85g plain flour | 50g caster sugar | 50g salted butter, cut into small cubes | 1 tsp ground mixed spice FOR THE PASTRY AND BASE | 350g sweet shortcrust pastry | 4 tbsp white breadcrumbs (or sponge cake crumbs) | 500g Bramley or Discovery apples, peeled, cored, sliced FOR THE TOFFEE CARAMEL | 100g unsalted butter | 150g caster sugar | 50ml single cream | 1 tbsp icing sugar 1.