Convert Pinches of Salt to Teaspoons
Enter the salt volume in pinches below to get the value converted to teaspoons.
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How to Convert Pinches to Teaspoons
To convert a measurement in pinches to a measurement in teaspoons, divide the salt volume by the following conversion ratio: 16 pinches/teaspoon.
Since one teaspoon of salt is equal to 16 pinches, you can use this simple formula to convert:
The salt volume in teaspoons is equal to the salt volume in 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.
What is a Pinch?
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.
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What is a Teaspoon?
A teaspoon of salt is equal to 8 dashes of salt or 1/3 of a tablespoon.
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.
Learn more about teaspoons.
Pinch to Teaspoon Conversion Table