Convert US recipe to Australian

This free online recipe converter automatically converts the whole US standard (American) recipe to Australian measures with just one click. It converts US tablespoons (15 ml) to Australian tablespoons (20 ml) and US cups (2.37 dl) to Australian cups (2.5 dl). Remaining US units are converted to metric units. Common US food terms are automatically replaced with their Australian counterparts.

US to Australian conversion factors used:

1 US tablespoon to Australian tablespoons: 3/4
1 US cup to Australian cups: 236.588237/250

US to metric conversion factors used:

1 fl oz in ml: 1/0.033814
1 oz in grams: 28.349523125
1 pound in kilograms: 1/2.2046
1 quart in liters: 0.946352956
1 pint in dl: 4.73176473
1 inch in cm: 2.54
1 stick of butter in grams: 113.39809
1 gallon in liters: 1/0.26417

Fahrenheit to Celsius conversion equation where C = number in Celsius and F = number in Fahrenheits:

US food terms to Australian

US words are replaced with their Australian counterparts according to the following table:
US Australian
whole milk full-cream milk
fat free milk skim milk
nonfat milk skim milk
ground meat mince
green onion spring onion
scallion spring onion
cilantro coriander
scallion spring onion
cilantro coriander
cantaloupe rockmelon
garbanzo chickpea
navy beans haricot beans
chard silverbeet
bell pepper capsicum
chili peppers chillies
hot peppers chillies
chiles chillies
pickle gherkin
bouillon cube stock cube
French fries chips
steak fries chips
fries chips
apple crisp apple crumble
ketchup tomato sauce
catsup tomato sauce
all-purpose flour plain flour
self-rising flour self-raising flour
cornstarch cornflour
corn starch cornflour
golden raisins sultanas
powdered sugar icing sugar
confectioner's sugar icing sugar
superfine sugar caster sugar
lemonade lemon squash
fruit drink concentrate cordial
hard cider cider
jello jelly
cookie biscuit
biscuit scone


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