To double a recipe calling for a 12 oz. jar of peanut butter, how many dry measuring cups would that equal?

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  • 2 months ago

    Three cups. Twelve times two is 24, divided by 8 ounce cups is three.

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  • denise
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    A cup is usually 8 oz, so thats 3 cups.

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    12+12=24 0z

    24 oz =3 cups 

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  • CB
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    12 oz is by weight for peanut butter, using the old a pint is a pound world round you would need 1.5 pints or 3 cups of peanut butter to double the recipe. 

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Persons under 13 yo should not be posting.

    Double means to take the measurement and do it twice (double it)

    12 oz, means 24 oz.

    Note: although some can use 75% instead of actually doubling, others do 125% (double and a half more) if their crowd is hungry. Better left overs than not enough.

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