## How many cups of sweet potatoes is 3 pounds?

Vegetable Measurements for Recipes

Asparagus 1 pound = 3 cups chopped
Sweet potatoes 1 pound = 4 cups grated = 1 cup cooked and pureed
Swiss chard 1 pound = 5 to 6 cups packed leaves = 1 to 1-½ cups cooked
Tomatoes 1 pound (3 or 4 medium) = 1-½ cups seeded pulp
Turnips 1 pound = 4 cups chopped = 2 cups cooked and mashed

## How many potatoes is 3 lbs?

4 people: 3 pounds (6 medium/large potatoes)

How many sweet potatoes are 2 lbs?

To answer How many sweet potatoes in a cup we went to the grocery store to check out the produce section. After surveying the vegetable selection we discovered that 1 pound of sweet potatoes is equal to 2 large or 3 medium sweet potatoes. We decided to use a medium sweet potato for our measurements.

How much do sweet potatoes cost per pound?

On average, sweet potatoes can cost anywhere from \$0.50 to \$1.50 per pound.

### How many sweet potatoes is 2 cups mashed?

Many recipes call for medium-size sweet potatoes. Some in the grocery store are huge. For cooking purposes, 1 pound of sweet potatoes equals about three medium whole, 2 cups mashed or 3½ to 4 cups chopped.

### How much is 2 lbs of sweet potatoes?

After surveying the vegetable selection we discovered that 1 pound of sweet potatoes is equal to 2 large or 3 medium sweet potatoes. We decided to use a medium sweet potato for our measurements.

How many ounces sweet potato equals one serving?

Four ounces is the average serving size for sweet potatoes. Eating it plain would result in a dish that has 96 calories. How many calories are in a 6 ounce sweet potato? Technically, the average sweet potato is more like 6 to 8 ounces in weight, so it is technically more than one serving.

How much does the average sweet potato weigh in pounds?

Sweet potatoes really tend to vary in size. A medium-sized one may be about a quarter pound. Large ones can be about 1/2 pound or so. The best thing to do is just pile about 10 to 12 in the weighing basket at the supermarket and adjust from there.

## How many cups of potatoes are in one pound?

Vegetable Measurements for Recipes Asparagus 1 pound = 3 cups chopped Peas 1 pound whole = 1 to 1-½ cups shelled Potatoes 1 pound (3 medium) sliced = 2 cups mashe Pumpkin 1 pound = 4 cups chopped = 2 cups cooked Spinach 1 pound = ¾ to 1 cup cooked

## How many sweet potaoes per plant?

Nearly all sweet potato varieties will produce at least one pound per plant. Long-season varieties tend to produce more because the tubers will continue to grow in size until frost. Bush varieties typically produce less; on the other hand, they will readily grow in containers.