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Old 08-22-2018, 09:26 AM
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Originally Posted by scr4 View Post
Nitpick : 7/8 cup + 2 teaspoons is 1 cup minus 4 teaspoons.

Alton Brown had a recipe that called for 1 bottle and 1 tablespoon of beer, but that was obviously a joke.
You're right. I was thinking of a stick of butter or marge divided up into eighths, but that's only a half cup not a full cup. 7/8 cup is a cup minus 2 Tbsp. So much for trying to do the math in my head.