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what would 1/2 cup of mascarpone cheese be in ounces? (I have an 8oz container of it)

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Lizthechef
added over 7 years ago

4 oz, half your container, half a cup.

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hardlikearmour
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added over 7 years ago

FYI, typically containers tell you how many servings and what the serving size is, so you can usually figure it out. For example, if the serving size is 2 T and there are 8 servings in a container, then the container holds 1 cup (16 T per cup.)

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bella s.f.
added over 7 years ago

I always go by 1 C. = 8 oz.

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leftoverquiche
added over 7 years ago

I have an app on my phone called 'convert units' and it saves me from many conversion catastrophes!

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