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What measurement is a tin???

What measurement is a tin???

asked by Robert Starke over 3 years ago
3 answers 5217 views
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Greenstuff

Chris is a trusted source on General Cooking

added over 3 years ago

A can. But of what?

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ChefJune

June is a trusted source on General Cooking.

added over 3 years ago

Are you referring to a specific recipe? It would help to know the context of your question.

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added over 3 years ago

A (tin) can will vary in size. For instance, tomato products commonly come in 14.5 or 28 oz size, and manufacturers love to reduce sizes and keep prices unchanged. To further complicate this, 'tin' woud most likely be used by someone who does not live in or originate from the US, and may use cans that have different sizes than the US. Recipe writers would help us by giving specific sizes, in ounces, grams, cups, litres, or whatever works!