lynndy-lou Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 4:47pm
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I have found a recipe and it says 2 tablespoons of butter, does anyone know if that means heaped or level or is there a conversion somewhere tablespoon to weight

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Angel_Cake Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 4:53pm
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Usually butter labels have measurements on them. 1 stick is 8 tbsp.

Mensch Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 4:56pm
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one ounce

csorrell71 Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 5:01pm
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Measure butter level not heaping unless it says so.

lynndy-lou Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 5:28pm
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Hello,
Thanks for your help, is that 1tbsp = 1 ounce?

Uniqueask Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 6:09pm
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1 stickof butter equals 4 ozs or 1/4 lb,
8 TBSP equals 1/2 cup same 1/4 lb
so like Mensch said 2 TBSP equals 1 ounce.
and you can measure right from a stick of butter which is seperated by 1 TBSP lines, or you can weigh.

HTH

lynndy-lou Posted 20 Dec 2009 , 6:45pm
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Super thanks for all your help. Im in the UK and its measured on the pack in grams thats why things get very confusing lol

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