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I have a recipe that calls for 4 large egg whites, but I have a small jug of egg whites. I was just wondering how much of the egg white I should use to equal the 4 egg whites.
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# Egg whites

posted at 12/20/2013 10:59 PM EST
 Posts: 6 First: 12/12/2013 Last: 1/10/2014 I have a recipe that calls for 4 large egg whites, but I have a small jug of egg whites. I was just wondering how much of the egg white I should use to equal the 4 egg whites.

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 12/21/2013 9:55 AM EST
 Posts: 888 First: 10/15/2010 Last: 3/2/2014 In Response to Egg whites:I have a recipe that calls for 4 large egg whites, but I have a small jug of egg whites. I was just wondering how much of the egg white I should use to equal the 4 egg whites.Posted by rachelle cHi Rachelle, 3 Tbs equals 1 large egg, 1/3 cup equals 2 large eggs, 3/4 cup equals 4 large eggs.  I took this off of the box of egg whites in my refrigerator.  Hope this helps.  The box I used is all egg whites.

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/27/2014 4:31 PM EST
 Posts: 3722 First: 9/13/2011 Last: 4/19/2014 GRANA here; Hi RACHELLE C;I believe that 2 egg whites = 1 whole egg(1/4cup) ..it stands to reason then that if  1/4 cup egg whites= 1 egg; so 1/2  cup egg whites =2 eggs; I think 1/2 cup egg whites should = 4 egg whites. I'm pretty sure this is correct ? but please double-check my math/figures; Hope this helps you or someone else to find your answer( a poor night's sleep&  tough time w/pharmacy&  dr office has my head spinning& I cannot  think clearly.I would use 1/2cup egg whites to  = 4  egg whites tes.Posted by rachelle c[/QUOTE]

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/27/2014 4:42 PM EST
 Posts: 3722 First: 9/13/2011 Last: 4/19/2014 GRANA here; Hi RACHELLE C; one egg=1/4 cup2 eggs = 1/2 cup2egg whites= 1 egg(1/4 cup.)It stands to reason, then that 1/2 cup egg whites = 4 egg whitesI would use 1/2 cup egg whites in your recipe that needs 4 egg whites I hope this  helps you or someone else to determine the correct amount to use ; wondering how much of the egg white I should use to equal the 4 egg whites.Posted by rachelle c[/QUOTE]

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/28/2014 8:01 AM EST
 Posts: 1333 First: 8/8/2008 Last: 4/16/2014 nice to know thank you

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/28/2014 8:56 AM EST
 Posts: 2168 First: 8/8/2008 Last: 4/20/2014 i know that also

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/29/2014 8:19 AM EST
 Posts: 3547 First: 1/16/2009 Last: 4/20/2014 Thanks for all the helpful information.

# Re: Egg whites

posted at 1/30/2014 11:01 AM EST
 Posts: 1073 First: 11/14/2008 Last: 4/7/2014 I also took the measurement conversion of the box - works great!