## How many cups is in a 2 pound bag of powdered sugar?

The usual 32-ounce package (2 pounds) of powdered sugar ($3, Target) has about **7½ cups** of powdered sugar. Weighing ingredients eliminates measuring errors and the possibility of working with inaccurate measuring cups, which can ruin a baked recipe.... read more ›

## How many cups are in a 1lb box 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.... view details ›

## How many cups are in a 2lb bag?

There are typically 4 cups per 1 pound of food. The 2 pound bag has about **8 cups** of food.... see more ›

## How do you measure powdered sugar?

Granulated and powdered sugar should be **spooned into a dry measuring cup and leveled off with a straight edge**. Test Kitchen Tip: Be sure to stir the sugar first to remove any clumps. If there are a lot of lumps in your powdered sugar, you can pass it through a sifter or sieve before measuring.... read more ›

## How many cups are in a dry pound?

Dry Ingredients:

White All-Purpose/Bread Flour (sifted) **4 cups** = 1 pound. White All-Purpose/Bread Flour (unsifted) 3 1/2 cups = 1 pound.... view details ›

## How many cups of sugar is in 2 pounds?

Cups of Sugar in a Pound

One pound of granulated sugar contains approximately 2 cups.... see details ›

## How much does 4 cups of powdered sugar weigh?

US cups | Amount in Grams | Amount in Ounces |
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1/2 cup | 50g | 1.3 oz |

2/3 cup | 65g | 2.4 oz |

3/4 cup | 75g | 2.6 oz |

1 cup | 120g | 3.5 oz |

## How many cups is 4 lbs powdered sugar?

One pound of powdered sugar converted to US cup equals to **3.63 cup us**.... see details ›

## How many cups are in a bag 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.... see details ›

## Do I measure powdered sugar before or after sifting?

**Powdered sugar should be sifted before measured or used**. If you don't have a sifter, put the sugar in a fine sieve, place the sieve over a bowl or measuring cup, and gently tap the side. The equivalency is 1 3/4 cups packed powdered sugar to 1 cup granulated sugar.... see more ›

## Do you sift before or after measuring?

Read your recipe and **if it says “1 cup sifted flour”, you're going to sift before you measure**. If it says “1 cup flour, sifted” you will sift after measuring.... view details ›

## Does 2 cups equal 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.... see more ›

## How do you convert pounds into cups?

To convert a pound measurement to a cup measurement, **divide the weight multiplied by 1.917223 by the density of the ingredient or material**. Thus, the weight in cups is equal to the pounds times 1.917223, divided by the density of the ingredient or material.... view details ›

## Is 12 oz a cup?

For the easiest conversion guide, twelve US fluid ounces (12 oz) make up **1.5 cups**.... read more ›

## What is a pound of sugar in cups?

One pound of granulated sugar contains approximately **2 cups**.... see details ›

## How many cups flour is 1 pound?

If your recipe calls for 1 pound of all-purpose flour, use **3 1/3 cups**. If your recipe calls for 1 pound of cake flour, use 4 1/2 cups. If your recipe calls for 1 pound pastry flour, use 4 1/4 cups. If your recipe calls for 1 pound whole wheat flour, use 3 1/3 cups.... see more ›

## How many cups are in a 4 pound bag of flour?

Pounds | Cups (A.P. Flour) | Cups (Bread Flour) |
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4 lb | 14 1/2 c | 14 1/4 c |

4.25 lb | 15 1/2 c | 15 1/8 c |

4.5 lb | 16 1/3 c | 16 1/16 c |

4.75 lb | 17 1/4 c | 16 3/4 c |

## How many ounces is 6 cups of powdered sugar?

Ounces | Cups (Granulated) | Cups (Powdered) |
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4 oz | 1/2 c | 3/4 c |

5 oz | 3/4 c | 1 1/8 c |

6 oz | 3/4 c | 1 1/3 c |

7 oz | 3/4 c | 1 2/3 c |

## How do you thicken frosting?

The best and easiest way to thicken frosting is to **slowly incorporate powdered sugar**. However, there are plenty of other methods to try as well including adding butter, shortening, cream cheese, whipping cream, flour, cornstarch and more.... continue reading ›

## What does 1 cup confectioners sugar weigh?

One US cup of powdered sugar converted to gram equals to **125.00 g**.... read more ›

## How many cups are in a 2 pound bag of brown sugar?

## What size is a box of powdered sugar?

Customarily sold in boxes in the US, as in the illustration provided by @Jefromi, they are **one pound/16 ounces**. For a 2-pound bag, either measure out 3 1/2 to 4 cups for the recipe or, more straightforward, half of the quantity in the bag.... see more ›

## Is 4 cups of powdered sugar a pound?

Sifting powdered sugar makes it lighter and fluffier, so you'll need more of it by volume to reach 1 pound. With these guidelines, you'll know the answer to "how many cups of powdered sugar is a pound?" **The usual 32-ounce package (2 pounds) of powdered sugar ($3, Target) has about 7½ cups of powdered sugar**.... see details ›

## What size is a box of powdered sugar?

Customarily sold in boxes in the US, as in the illustration provided by @Jefromi, they are **one pound/16 ounces**. For a 2-pound bag, either measure out 3 1/2 to 4 cups for the recipe or, more straightforward, half of the quantity in the bag.... read more ›

## How much does 4 cups of powdered sugar weigh?

US cups | Amount in Grams | Amount in Ounces |
---|---|---|

1/2 cup | 50g | 1.3 oz |

2/3 cup | 65g | 2.4 oz |

3/4 cup | 75g | 2.6 oz |

1 cup | 120g | 3.5 oz |

## How many cups is 4 lbs powdered sugar?

One pound of powdered sugar converted to US cup equals to **3.63 cup us**.... see more ›

## How many cups are in a 2 pound bag of brown sugar?

## How do you convert pounds into cups?

To convert a pound measurement to a cup measurement, **divide the weight multiplied by 1.917223 by the density of the ingredient or material**. Thus, the weight in cups is equal to the pounds times 1.917223, divided by the density of the ingredient or material.... see details ›

## What is a box of confectioners sugar?

Conclusion. Powdered sugar is the finest size of sugar you'll ever find. A 16-ounce or 1-pound box of powdered sugar contains **3.5 cups of powdered sugar in total**. It is made by grinding down granulated sugar mixed with an anti-caking agent, like cornstarch. It is used to make the icing, frosting, etc.... view details ›

## Is powdered sugar the same as confectioners sugar?

**Yes!** **Powdered sugar, confectioners' sugar (including confectioners sugar and confectioner's sugar too), icing sugar, and 10X (a reference to the size of the particles) are all the same**.... see more ›

## Does powdered sugar go bad?

How Long Does Powdered Sugar Last? Powdered sugar usually comes with a shelf life of one to two years, but **if stored properly, it stays fine indefinitely**. Opening the bag doesn't change anything – you can still store it however long you want, as long as it's well covered and in a dry place.... see details ›

## How many cups are in a pound of sugar?

One pound of granulated sugar contains approximately **2 cups**.... read more ›