Vegetable Measurements for Recipes

Asparagus | 1 pound = 3 cups chopped |
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Squash (summer) | 1 pound = 4 cups grated = 2 cups salted and drained |

Squash (winter) | 2 pounds = 2-½ cups cooked and pureed |

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 |

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Contents

- 1 How much does 1 cup sweet potato weigh?
- 2 How many cups is 2 medium sweet potatoes?
- 3 How many cups of potatoes are in a pound?
- 4 How many pounds of potatoes equals 4 cups?
- 5 How many cups is 1 lb of sweet potatoes?
- 6 How many cups are a pound?
- 7 How many sweet potatoes equals 2 pounds?
- 8 How many cups is 5 lbs of potatoes?
- 9 What is 2 lbs of potatoes?
- 10 How many potatoes are in a 5 lb bag?
- 11 How many lbs is 4 cups of flour?
- 12 How many potatoes makes a cup?

## How much does 1 cup sweet potato weigh?

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

## 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 many cups of potatoes are in a pound?

Generally, three medium russet potatoes or eight to 10 small new white potatoes equal one pound. One pound of russet potatoes equals approximately 3-1/2 cups chopped or 2 to 3 cups mashed.

## How many pounds of potatoes equals 4 cups?

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

## How many cups is 1 lb of sweet potatoes?

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 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.

## How many sweet potatoes equals 2 pounds?

After surveying the vegetable selection we discovered that 1 pound of sweet potatoes is equal to 2 large or 3 medium sweet potatoes.

## How many cups is 5 lbs of potatoes?

Can’t forget we are having cookies for dessert! We need to feed 50 so 5 lbs makes 8 cups, makes 16 1/2 cup servings… the math doesn’t quite work out for 50–so we need 3 people to make 5 lbs and one person to make a smaller batch of one pound or 3 pounds.

## 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.

## How many potatoes are in a 5 lb bag?

It obviously depends on the size of the potatoes, my guess would be anywhere from 1.5 to 3 potatoes per pound, so a five pound bag could be anywhere from 8 large to 16 medium potatoes.

## How many lbs is 4 cups of flour?

White All-Purpose/Bread Flour (sifted) 4 cups = 1 pound.

## How many potatoes makes a cup?

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.