Home › Forums › Miscellaneous Forums › Recipes & Cooking Techniques › Do you measure ingredients? › RE: Do you measure ingredients? July 16, 2005 at 6:54 pm #2218002 WalleyeMember Sure I measure. For instance, when I’m cooking a hotdog I always check to make sure I’m cooking just one hotdog. I do the same when making corned beef. I measure out one brisket.