# How Much Is One Stick Of Butter In Cups

## Is a stick of butter a 1/2 cup?

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One full stick of butter equals 1/2 cup, or 8 tablespoons. Our half sticks equal 1/4 cup of butter, or 4 tablespoons. They can be used interchangeably in recipes. via

## How much is 1 stick of butter in a measuring cup?

How many cups is 1 stick of butter? One stick of butter equals ½ cup. via

## What does 1 stick of butter mean?

1 stick butter = ½ cup = 4 ounces = 113 grams. ½ stick butter = ¼ cup butter = 2 ounces = 56.5 grams. via

## How much butter is a 1/2 cup of oil?

In cooking, for 1/2 cup of oil, you can use 2/3 cup of butter. Usually, 1 teaspoon of butter is 3/4 teaspoon of oil, or 1 buttercup is 3/4 oil. via

## How do you measure a stick of butter?

1 stick butter = 8 tablespoons = 1/2 cup = 4 ounces/110g. 2 sticks butter = 1 cup = 8 ounces/225g. via

## How do I measure 2/3 stick of butter?

If you need 2/3 of a cup of butter, use 1 whole stick of butter, plus approximately 3 tablespoons from another stick. via

## Why does butter come in sticks?

Butter was traditionally sold a pound at a time, so the box was sized to fit a pound. A restauranteur in New Orleans wrote a letter to his butter supplier, Swift and Company in Hutchinson, Kansas, and asked if he could get ¼ pound sticks. via

## What is a square of butter?

Two thirds of a cup is 2/3 of 16 tablespoons or 10 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons. You would use one 8 tablespoon, 4 oz stick of butter (your first “square”). via