Convert Cups of Salt to Smidgens
Enter the salt volume in cups below to get the value converted to smidgens.
How to Convert Cups to Smidgens
To convert a cup measurement to a smidgen measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One cup is equal to 1,536 smidgens, so use this simple formula to convert:
The salt volume in smidgens is equal to the cups multiplied by 1,536.
Cups and smidgens are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
A cup of salt is equal to 16 tablespoons of salt.
Cups can be abbreviated as c, and are also sometimes abbreviated as C. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.
A smidgen is a very small unit used in cooking, most often used to measure salt and seasonings. One smidgen is equal to 1/2 of a pinch, which is the amount of seasoning that you can "pinch" between your thumb and finger. Although the smidgen is considered a rough measurement, it is generally accepted to be equal to 1/32 of a teaspoon.
Cup Measurements and Equivalent Smidgen Conversions