Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

IS ONE STICK OF BUTTER 1/4?

IM BAD IN MATH AND ALL THINGS WITH MEASUREMENTS. I NEED 1/4 CUP OF BUTTER BUT I HAVE 1 STICK LEFT. IS THAT EQUAL TO 1/4 CUP?

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:16 PM on Dec. 25, 2010 in Food & Drink

Answers (12)
  • 1 stick is 1/2 cup... it says right on the package. So, you want half a stick.
    LeanneC

    Answer by LeanneC at 4:18 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I use as much butter as I want, I don't go by the instructions all the time.
    sexyfancyface

    Answer by sexyfancyface at 4:22 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • a stick is a half of cup of butter
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 4:22 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • 1/4 c is 4 tbsp of butter...one stick is 8 tbsp with is equivalent to 1/2 c
    mamidearest3

    Answer by mamidearest3 at 4:36 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • 8 tbsp is a full block of butter usually which is half a cup
    dreamingmind

    Answer by dreamingmind at 8:25 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • Nope, one stick is a half cup. Look on the side of the butter wrapper for the measurements.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 9:09 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • Each little line on the butter wrapper is one tablespoon.
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 9:39 PM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • 1 stick - is 1/2 cup
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 8:49 AM on Dec. 26, 2010

  • probably more like half of it unless your melting it
    gatorswife

    Answer by gatorswife at 3:48 PM on Dec. 26, 2010

  • I always have to read the paper on the stick.
    elasmimi

    Answer by elasmimi at 8:54 AM on Dec. 27, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN