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Old 03-20-2008, 01:10 AM   #1
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Cup measurement of chocolate

I am currently reviewing a new cookbook and testing recipes. I am familiar in using metric, imperial and cup measurements though have never come across a cup measurement for chocolate before. Is someone able to give me either an imerial or metric measurement/weight for 1 1/2 cups of chocolate. please?

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Old 03-20-2008, 01:32 AM   #2
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I have found this website useful Online Conversion - Weight to Volume Cooking Conversion

It has the cup/weight conversion for lots of things and includes several chocolate variants.

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Old 03-20-2008, 01:37 AM   #3
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For chocolate chips the following is true:

1 cup = 160 grams

so 1 1/2 would be 240 grams

However, if its coco powder:

1 Cup = 120 grams, so 1 1/2 cups would be 180 grams.
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Old 03-20-2008, 02:01 AM   #4
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Hi , thank you....it's solid chocolate I'm using - an amazing choc/coffee truffle!!
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