US butter is sold in 1/2 or 1 pound packages and divided into "sticks". Each stick weighs 1/4 pound/4 ounces/110g. One stick also contains 8 tablespoons and for convenience the packaging is marked with the tablespoon measures. Each tablespoon weighs 1/2 ounce which we usually equate to a metric weight of 15g.
In this manner, how much is in a stick of butter in cups?
1 stick or 1/2 cup butter is equal to 4 ounces, or 113 grams.
How much butter is in two sticks?
In the US, butter is mainly sold in 1/2 pound or pound packages, and in the packages, the butter is split into wrapped sticks weighing 1/4 pound (110g) each, which also equals 1/2 cup. The wrapping on each stick also has marks showing tablespoon measurements. There are 8 tablespoons in a stick.
How much is four tablespoons of butter?
One pound butter = 454g; or 2 cups. 1/2 lb butter is 225 g, or one cup. 1 stick of butter is 1/2 cup or 8 tbsp. The Chatelaine Kitchen always refers to meat in grams, but many recipes prefer ounces.