# How much powdered sugar came in a box?

## How much powdered sugar came in a box?

One pound of powdered sugar = three cups… In the grocery stores here in the US – a “box” of powdered sugar is normally 1 pound (16-oz) – “bags” of powdered sugar are usually sold in 2 or 4 pounds.

### What is 2 lbs of powdered sugar in cups?

7½ cups
The usual 32-ounce package (2 pounds) of powdered sugar (\$2, Target) has about 7½ cups of powdered sugar. Weighing ingredients eliminates measuring errors and the possibility of working with inaccurate measuring cups, which can ruin a baked recipe.

#### How many cups are in a 10 lb bag of sugar?

How Many Cups in One Pound of Sugar?

Pounds of Sugar Cups (US)
1 lb 2.25 cups
2 lb 4.5 cups
5 lb 11.25 cups
10 lb 22.5 cups

Does powdered sugar still come in a box?

Powdered sugar right out of the box or the plastic bag weighs 4 1/2 ounces per cup, so a 1-pound box (or 16 ounces) contains about 3 1/2 cups of powdered sugar. If a recipe calls for sifted powdered sugar, weigh out 4 ounces of sifted powdered sugar to equal 1 dry measuring cup.

How many pounds is 7 cups of sugar?

1 pound of raw cane sugar contains around 2 cups….How Many Cups in One Pound of Sugar?

Pounds of Sugar Cups (US)
1 lb 3.75 cups
2 lb 7.5 cups
5 lb 18.75 cups
10 lb 37.5 cups

## How many pounds is 12 cups of sugar?

Sugar Weight to Volume Conversion Table

Pounds Cups (Granulated) Cups (Powdered)
3.25 lb 7 1/3 c 11 3/4 c
3.5 lb 7 3/4 c 12 2/3 c
3.75 lb 8 1/2 c 13 2/3 c
4 lb 9 1/16 c 14 1/2 c

### Does powdered sugar get old?

Granulated sugar will keep indefinitely, confectioners’ sugar about 2 years, and brown sugar about 18 months. Brown sugar turns hard when its moisture evaporates.