How to Convert Tablespoons of Butter Into Grams

By Lori Rice

When you get started cooking or baking, and look at your recipes only to find that they are in measurements you aren't familiar with, it can become frustrating. Butter is one of those ingredients that are measured in different ways. Some recipes call for grams and others for tablespoons or cups. It is easy to convert these measurements if you break it down and take it step by step.

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Convert Tablespoons of Butter Into Grams

Step 1

Consider that one cup of butter is equal to about 225 grams. One cup of butter is the same as two sticks.

Step 2

Divide that in half and you will be left with one stick or half a cup of butter, which equals about 113 grams.

Step 3

Consider that one stick of butter (113 grams) contains eight tablespoons.

Step 4

Divide 113 grams by eight.

Step 5

Determine that each tablespoon of butter is equal to about 14 grams.