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Is 1 cup dry the same as 1 cup liquid?

Asked by Juliana Medrano

Gabriel Lee

Gabriel Lee
BA, Contributor

Technically, liquid and dry measuring cups hold the same volume, but they are specially designed to more accurately measure their respective ingredients. ... So if your recipe calls for 4 cups of liquid, you'll end up wasting a lot of time filling and refilling (and spilling) with that 1-cup dry measure.

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