Originally Posted by klcramer
This may sound foolish but when a recipe calls for 15 lbs of honey is it by weight or volume? I mean if I put 16oz of honey in a measuring cup that comes to 2 cups by volume if I put it on a scale will that still be 1 lbs by weight? I hope that makes sense.
One gallon (volume) of honey weighs approx. 12 lbs. Honey is usually measured by weight in most Mead recipes. So 15lbs of honey will be slightly more than a gallon.
the Nurse wants to know
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