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#1 Old 09-21-2004, 04:08 PM
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I want to make a recipe tonight that calls for 1 cup dried many cans of chickpeas would that turn out to be? 1? 1.5? Anybody know?
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#2 Old 09-21-2004, 08:41 PM
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A. Here are some approximate measures

1 # dry beans = 2 - 2 1/2 cups

1 cup dry beans = 2 - 3 cups cooked beans

1 (19-oz) can cooked, drained beans = 2 cups

1 (16-oz) can cooked, drained beans = 1 3/4 cups

1 (15-oz) can cooked, drained beans = 1 1/2 cups
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