Modeling Chocolate Question

Lounge By mom2twogrlz Updated 15 Apr 2011 , 4:07pm by shirley1956

mom2twogrlz Posted 11 Apr 2011 , 2:20am
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Does anyone know how many cups there are in a 14 oz bag of candy melts? I need to make some modeling chocoalte, but I buy my melts in bulk instead of the Wilton bags. They taste MUCH better. I don't have a scale, so I can't measure out the ounces.

TIA

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pursuing_perfection Posted 12 Apr 2011 , 3:03am
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I always use a scale because I discovered that Wilton has different size bags, depending on the color of the melts (even though they all look the same). I don't have any full 14 oz. bags, so I can't help you out right now.

When I buy bulk, I find the colors are much more intense than Wilton's. I sometimes mix with white chocolate melts (lighter color, and cheaper).

Sorry I can't help now. If you don't get a response, try reposting with your main question as the subject.

shirley1956 Posted 15 Apr 2011 , 4:07pm
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use a scale.That is how I weigh them.8 ounces = 1 cup..So I would say 14 ounces = 1 3/4 of a cup.Don't use a glass cup that is used to measure liqiuds.

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