How many sticks of butter is a pound?

In this brief blog, we will answer the query,” How many sticks of butter is a pound?” We will look at how many sticks of butter make up a kilogram and milliliters. We will talk about the amount of teaspoons and tablespoons that make up a stick of butter. We will finally briefly discuss what a stick of butter is.

How many sticks of butter is a pound?

There are 4 full sticks of butter in a pound.  For people that do not reside in the United States and Canada understanding recipes that usually call for sticks of butter might be difficult. If you fall in this category worry no more, let’s take a look at the conversions of sticks of butter into various units.

Butter VolumeUS CupsGrams
Half (½) stick of butter¼ cup56.7 grams
1 stick of butter½ cup113.4 grams 
2 sticks of butter1 cup226.8 grams
4 sticks of butter2 cups453.6 grams
Butter VolumeOuncesPounds
Half (½) stick of butter2 ounces⅛ pounds
1 stick of butter4 ounces¼ pounds
2 sticks of butter8 ounces½ pound
4 sticks of butter16 ounces1 pound

How many sticks of butter are in a Kilogram and Milliliter?

Butter VolumeKilograms Millitres
Half (½) stick of butter0.05662.5 mL
1 stick of butter0.113125 mL
2 sticks of butter0.226250 mL
4 sticks of butter0.452500 mL

How many tablespoons, teaspoons and grams of butter make up a butter stick?

Butter VolumeTablespoonsGramsTeaspoons
Half (½) stick of butter4 tablespoons56.7 grams12 teaspoons
1 stick of butter8 tablespoons113.4 grams24 teaspoons
2 sticks of butter16 tablespoons226.8 grams48 teaspoons

What is a stick of butter?

In the United States butter is usually sold in ½ or 1 pound packages and these packages are usually divided into sticks. Each stick as evident in the table above usually weighs ¼ pound, 4 ounces or 110 grams. 

One stick of butter as evident in the tables above also contains 8 tablespoons and for convenience purposes it is usually marked with some tablespoon measures. Each tablespoon weighs ½ an ounce which is equivalent to a metric weight of 15 grams.

Conclusion

In this brief blog, we have answered the query,” How many sticks of butter is a pound?” We have looked at how many sticks of butter make up a kilogram and milliliters. We have looked at the amount of teaspoons and tablespoons that make up a stick of butter. We have finally briefly discussed what a stick of butter is.

Citations

https://www.landolakes.com/kitchen-reference/measurements-abbreviations/

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