Convert Pinches of Salt to Teaspoons
Enter the salt volume in pinches below to get the value converted to teaspoons.
How to Convert Pinches to Teaspoons
To convert a pinch measurement to a teaspoon measurement, divide the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One teaspoon of salt is equal to 16 pinches, so use this simple formula to convert:
The salt volume in teaspoons is equal to the pinches divided by 16.
Pinches and teaspoons are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
A pinch is a small unit used in cooking, typically used to measure salt and other spices when seasoning. One pinch is equal to the amount of seasoning that can be taken between your thumb and finger, or 1/2 of a dash. The pinch is a rough measurement, but is commonly considered to be equal to 1/16 of a teaspoon.
Teaspoons can be abbreviated as tsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as t, ts, or tspn. For example, 1 teaspoon can be written as 1 tsp, 1 t, 1 ts, or 1 tspn.
Pinch to Teaspoon Conversion Table