Cups to Sticks Of Butter Conversion

Enter the butter in cups below to get the value converted to sticks of butter.

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1 c = 2 sticks of butter

How to Convert Cups to Sticks Of Butter

conversion scale showing cups and equivalent sticks of butter butter values

To convert a cup measurement to a stick of butter measurement, multiply the butter by the conversion ratio. One cup is equal to 2 sticks of butter, so use this simple formula to convert:

sticks of butter = cups × 2

The butter in sticks of butter is equal to the cups multiplied by 2.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cups to sticks of butter using the formula above.
5 c = (5 × 2) = 10 sticks of butter

Cups and sticks of butter are both units used to measure butter. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cups

One cup of butter is equal to 2 sticks, or 1/2 pound.

Cups can be abbreviated as c, and are also sometimes abbreviated as C. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.

Sticks Of Butter

Butter in the US is sold in packages containing sticks of butter, usually 1/2 or one pound packages containing two or four sticks respectively. One stick of butter contains 8 tablespoons.[1]

Cup to Stick Of Butter Conversion Table

Cup measurements converted to sticks of butter
Cups Sticks Of Butter
1 c 2
2 c 4
3 c 6
4 c 8
5 c 10
6 c 12
7 c 14
8 c 16
9 c 18
10 c 20
11 c 22
12 c 24
13 c 26
14 c 28
15 c 30
16 c 32
17 c 34
18 c 36
19 c 38
20 c 40
21 c 42
22 c 44
23 c 46
24 c 48
25 c 50
26 c 52
27 c 54
28 c 56
29 c 58
30 c 60
31 c 62
32 c 64
33 c 66
34 c 68
35 c 70
36 c 72
37 c 74
38 c 76
39 c 78
40 c 80

References

  1. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Cooking Conversion Guide, https://www.fdacs.gov/content/download/17165/file/P-01775.pdf