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# how much butter do I scoop?

a recipe is calling for 2 sticks of butter, I only have a tub, 1 stick of butter is equal to one cup right? and 16 tblspns equals 1 cup right? so wow that would be 32 tblspns of butter to equal 2 sticks?

Asked by Owl_Feather at 1:58 PM on Aug. 17, 2009 in Food & Drink

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• just do one cup make it easy for yourself like one cup all at once, and use a rubber spatula to get it out, much easier and less messy

Answer by Anonymous at 2:07 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

• 16 tbs. theres 8 tbs in a stick so 8 plus 8 equals 16 tbs.

Answer by Anonymous at 2:00 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

• ooooo ok I was way off! that would have been A LOT of butter lol
ok so a stick of butter is half a cup then?
*takes note 8+8=16 GOT IT* =P

Answer by Owl_Feather at 2:02 PM on Aug. 17, 2009

• lol..ive done the same thing and my hubby looked at me and was like 8+8=16...then he showed me the butter sticks. and i was like oooooooooh i get it. haha.

Answer by Anonymous at 2:05 PM on Aug. 17, 2009