While cooking can be an improvisational art, baking is more of an exact science requiring precise measurements of ingredients. A little too much flour or too little oil can make a huge difference in taste and texture, making measurement an integral part of being a good baker. Although some people feel fine eyeing their ingredients, others may find the aid of something like the Taylor Digital Measuring Cup and Scale helpful in baking a perfect cake, a concept design now in production!
The first digital measuring cup and scale combination. The unit measures in weight and volume as the recipe dictates.The 3890 digitally weighs dry ingredients as well as liquid ingredients. Preprogrammed to convert weight to volume for water,milk,oil,sugar,and flour. The weight capacity is 4.4 Pounds (2kg). The volume capacity is 1 liter. The unit weighs in increments of mililiters,cups,fluid ounces,grams,and pounds. The plastic measuring cup runs on one long life Lithium battery(included) The easy to read LCD readout is in the molded handle.A great gift for the Foodies in your life.
[via Oh Gizmo]