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# 1 Lb Of Sweet Potato Is How Many Cups?

Vegetable Measurements for Recipes

Asparagus 1 pound = 3 cups chopped
Sweet potatoes 1 pound = 4 cups grated = 1 cup cooked and pureed
Swiss chard 1 pound = 5 to 6 cups packed leaves = 1 to 1-½ cups cooked
Tomatoes 1 pound (3 or 4 medium) = 1-½ cups seeded pulp
Turnips 1 pound = 4 cups chopped = 2 cups cooked and mashed

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## How many sweet potatoes is a LB?

After surveying the vegetable selection we discovered that 1 pound of sweet potatoes is equal to 2 large or 3 medium sweet potatoes. We decided to use a medium sweet potato for our measurements.

## How many cups is a pound of potatoes?

One pound of russet potatoes equals approximately 3-1/2 cups chopped or 2 to 3 cups mashed.

## How many cups is 2 medium sweet potatoes?

How many pounds of sweet potatoes equals to one cup? 2 medium sweet potatoes = 3 to 4 canned = 1 1/4 cups Cooked and Mashed 3 medium sweet potatoes (16/17 ounces) = 1 lb.

## How much is 2 lbs of potatoes in cups?

Two cups in a pint, So 2 pounds of potatoes is approximately 4 cups.

## How much does 1 cup sweet potato weigh?

Generic – Sweet Potato, Raw, Unprepared (1 Cup Cubed = 133 Grams )

## How many cups are 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.

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## What is 2 lbs of potatoes?

For 2 pounds, you need six medium-sized russets. In case you encounter some small-size russets, you need three to four of them to make a pound. However, if you aren’t aware of the sizes, then hold two potatoes in your hands. If they fit comfortably in your palm, they are medium.

## What does 1 pound of sweet potatoes look like?

Many recipes call for medium-size sweet potatoes. Some in the grocery store are huge. For cooking purposes, 1 pound of sweet potatoes equals about three medium whole, 2 cups mashed or 3½ to 4 cups chopped.

## How many cups are in a can of sweet potato?

In this recipe you can use fresh or canned yams (or sweet potatoes). The canned ‘sweet potato’ or yams sold around here are the 29 oz cans. The recipe calls for 3 cups of sweet potatoes, but 2 – 29 oz cans have about 4 cups of potatoes when mashed and drained.

## How many cups is 2 potatoes?

We found that it took 1 medium white potato to obtain 1 cup of either sliced or shredded potato. When dicing we needed 1.25 potatoes to reach the 1 cup mark. When preparing French fries, it took 1.3 potatoes to result in about 1 cup. However, when measuring for 1 cup of mashed, 2 whole potatoes did the trick.

## How many oz are in a LB?

There are 16 ounces in 1 pound. Learn to convert pounds to ounces.