By Allrecipes Staff
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So what's cilantro, confectioners' sugar, cornstarch, or half and half? Use our handy Cheat Sheet when you're stumped. This chart can help you find the closest equivalent ingredients.

Ingredients

all-purpose flour

=

plain flour

andouille sausage

=

smoked sausage

baking soda

=

bicarbonate of soda

bouillon granules

=

stock cube

cilantro

=

fresh coriander

confectioners' sugar

=

icing sugar

frozen whipped topping

=

long-life whipped UHT cream

corn syrup

=

golden syrup

cornstarch

=

cornflour

egg substitute

=

egg white

eggplant

=

aubergine

fava beans

=

broad beans

frosting

=

icing

garbanzo beans

=

chickpeas

graham cracker

=

digestive biscuit

granulated sugar

=

caster sugar

great Northern beans

=

cannellini beans

green onions

=

spring onions

ground beef (ground lamb, turkey, pork)

=

minced beef (minced lamb, turkey, pork)

half and half

=

single cream

ham steaks

=

gammon steaks

heavy cream

=

whipping cream

instant pudding mix

=

whipped dessert mix

Jell-O® gelatin

=

jelly

jelly

=

jam

lasagna noodles

=

lasagne sheets

molasses

=

treacle

non-fat milk

=

skimmed milk

oatmeal

=

porridge

pie crust

=

pastry crust

pizza crust

=

pizza base

pork tenderloin

=

pork fillet

potato chips

=

potato crisps

reduced fat milk

=

semi-skimmed milk

semisweet chocolate

=

dark chocolate

shortening (e.g., Crisco®)

=

butter or margarine, or vegetable fat spread (e.g., Stork®)

snow peas

=

mangetout

tomato paste

=

tomato puree

whole wheat flour

=

wholemeal flour

zucchini

=

courgette

Cookery Terms

appetizer

=

starter

entrée

=

main course

biscuit

=

scone

broiler

=

grill

canned

=

tinned

cookie

=

biscuit

cookie sheet/baking pan

=

baking tray

hard-cooked eggs

=

hard-boiled eggs

mold

=

mould

noodles

=

pasta

pie pan

=

pie tin

plastic wrap

=

cling film

rack

=

shelf

shortdough pastry

=

shortcrust pastry

stovetop

=

cooker/hob

wax paper

=

greaseproof paper