How much is 5/7 of a cup?
Are you making fun of us? Do we have a recipe somewhere in the depths of the Ochef site that refers to
5/7 cup of a hard-to-find ingredient? A nice person would have said, "Dear Ochef: Your recipe for [insert recipe name here] includes a request for 5/7 cup of [insert ingredient name here]. Can that be right, or is it possible that someone however well-intentioned and hard working made a mistake? Don't worry, it happens to the best of us. If it is a mistake, could you let us know what the correct amount is? Thank you."
If, however, you've stumbled across someone else's recipe, in which they intentionally or erroneously specified 5/7 cup of something, clearly the recipe is not worth preparing and the people in question are idiots. However, 5/7 of a cup is a tiny bit less perhaps a teaspoon less than 3/4 cup. [If it is our mistake, we would be honored if you let us know which recipe has the problem. Thank you.]