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Heavy cream is known as double-cream outside of North America and is sometimes referred to as "whipping cream" is a cream with 30 to 40% fat content.
Whipped cream is heavy cream that has been beaten by a mixer, whisk, or fork until it is light and fluffy. Whipped cream is often sweetened and sometimes flavored with vanilla.
Cream containing 30% or more fat can be mixed with air, and the resulting colloid is roughly double the volume of the original cream as air bubbles are captured into a network of fat droplets.
Confectioner's (icing) sugar is sometimes added to the colloid in order to stiffen the mixture and to reduce the risk of over-whipping.
Whipped cream is a popular topping for desserts such as pie, ice cream, cupcakes, cake, and chocolate and caramel puddings. It is sometimes used in other recipes such as soups.
Double cream is usually found in the dairy section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.
Heavy whipping cream is a member of the Dairy and Egg Products USDA nutritional food group.
|1 cup, whipped||120|
|1 cup, fluid (yields 2 cups whipped)||238|
|1 fl oz||29|
|British (UK) term:||double cream|
|en español:||de crema de leche|
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