# Is 8 oz of sour cream a cup?

Well, one pint of sour cream is equal to 16 fluid ounces. Since the universal rule for liquid volume is one pint equals two cups, and each cup is 8 ounces, a pint contains 16 ounces.

## How many cups are in a 1 lb sour cream?

A cup should be 8oz in weight and a pound is 16oz in weight. So it should take 2 cups that have been weighed at 8oz to equal 1 lb. The official answer I found online says it’s a little over 1/2 a lb per cup.

## Is 16 oz a pint of sour cream?

In a US pint of sour cream, there are 16 US fluid ounces. The easiest way to find an approximate answer when converting pints to fluid ounces is to multiply the number of pints by 19.215.

## How much cups are in a pound?

16 ounces equals one pound or two cups. Another way to look at the equivalent is that one cup weighs eight ounces and therefore two cups equal 16 ounces and this is the same weight of one pound–16 ounces.

## How many cups is 16 oz of macaroni?

Generally 8 ounces of short pasta (like macaroni) is about 2 cups. So a 1 pound box of dry pasta (16 ounces = 4 cups dry) cooks up to about 8 cups.

## Is 1 lb of sour cream a pint?

In the US, sour cream is too viscous to be considered a liquid and is sold by mass, dual labeled in pounds (or ounces) and grams. Common sizes are 8 oz | 227 g or 1 lb | 454 g. Assume the 1 lb is close to a US pint (2 cups) if a recipes specifies that, and 8 oz close to 1 cup.

## How do you measure sour cream?

Measuring Sour Cream and Yogurt Spoon sour cream and yogurt into a dry measuring cup, then level the top by sweeping a metal spatula or flat side of a knife across the top of the cup.

## Is Daisy Sour Cream real sour cream?

Daisy Sour Cream is made with nothing but real dairy ingredients and no preservatives. Which means when you use Daisy in your favorite dishes, you get a clean, fresh taste and rich, creamy texture that makes eyes light up with every delicious dollop.

## Is 1 cup dry the same as 1 cup liquid?

Technically, yes. They both measure the same amount of volume. 1 cup in a dry measuring cup is the same as 1 cup in a liquid measuring cup.

## How do I measure 16 oz of powdered sugar?

Powdered sugar right out of the box or the plastic bag weighs 4 1/2 ounces per cup, so a 1-pound box (or 16 ounces) contains about 3 1/2 cups of powdered sugar. If a recipe calls for sifted powdered sugar, weigh out 4 ounces of sifted powdered sugar to equal 1 dry measuring cup.

## How do I measure 16 oz of pasta?

For long pastas like spaghetti, angel hair, linguini, and fettuccini, your best bet is to hold the pasta on end to measure it. Two ounces of dry pasta is approximately 2/3 of an inch across, or one serving. A 16 ounce box of these shapes will have eight servings.

## How many cups is 8 oz dry pasta?

Generally 8 ounces of short pasta (like macaroni) is about 2 cups. Having said all that, what’s generally listed on the packages/boxes of most dry pasta as the serving size is 2 ounces.

## How many cups is 16 oz grated cheese?

I am a bit confused as to whether this means a 16 oz block of cheese shredded, or 16 oz (2 cups) of shredded cheese.

## Is a pint the same as a pound?

One US liquid pint of water weighs 1.04318 pounds (16.69081 ounces), which gives rise to a popular saying: “A pint’s a pound, the world around”.

## What’s bigger a pint or a quart?

Show a quart measure and explain that a quart is a unit of measurement that is larger than both a pint and a cup. Have students pour 2 pints into the quart measure to demonstrate that 2 pints are equal to 1 quart. Since there are 2 pints in a quart, there are 8 pints in a gallon.