When measuring semi-hard cheeses, such as cheddar, Swiss or mozzarella, by weight, it is generally accepted that 4 ounces yields 1 cup shredded cheese, or in answer your question, yes, 8 ounce of shredded cheese will fit into a 2-cup volume measuring cup.
Regarding this, how many ounces is 1 cup of mozzarella cheese?
Choose a To unit:
|Measure & Unit name||= g||= oz|
|cup, diced||132.00 g||4.66 oz|
|cup, shredded||113.00 g||3.99 oz|
|cubic inch||18.00 g||0.63 oz|
|slice (1 oz)||28.00 g||0.99 oz|
How many cups is 7 oz of cheese?
|amount, in grams (g)||amount, in ounces (oz)|
|7/8 cup||90 g||3.1 oz|
|1 cup||100 g||3.5 oz|
|2 cups||200 g||7.1 oz|
|4 cups||400 g||14.1 oz|
How many cups are in a pound of shredded cheese?
When grated, our ¼ pound block of cheese yielded 1 cup of shredded cheese, or 4 cups from a 1 pound block of cheese. Bleu cheese is normally crumbled, not grated or cubed but we found that ¼ pound still equaled 1 cup.