Often times recipes will call for a cup of cauliflower or a cup of cauliflower florets. This doesn't tell you how much cauliflower you actually have to buy in order to get enough florets.
In order to see what it takes to get a cup of cauliflower we had to first figure out how much cauliflower in a head. We determined that there is 4 pounds of cauliflower in a head. This means that there are about 6 cups of florets in a head of cauliflower.
So in general, to answer How much cauliflower in a head it would be about 4 pounds of cauliflower or 6 cups of florets. This comes to about 1 1/2 cups per pound of cauliflower. You can easily weigh the cauliflower on your grocery store scale to help calculate the quantity you are purchasing.
You can use our conversion tool below to find out how mcuh cauliflower is in any measurement.
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