RULES OF THUMBS FOR MEASURING

 

  1. 2 cups of butter or lard make 1 pound
  2. 4 cups of pastry or bread flour make 1 pound
  3. 3% cups of entire wheat flour make 1 pound
  4. 2% cups of oatmeal make 1 pound
  5. 4% cups of rolled oats make 1 pound
  6. 2 cups of granulated sugar make 1 pound
  7. 2% cups of powdered sugar make 1 pound
  8. 3 teaspoons make 1 tablespoon
  9. 16 tablespoons dry ingredient make 1 cup