Convert Tablespoons of Salt to Smidgens
Enter the salt volume in tablespoons below to get the value converted to smidgens.
How to Convert Tablespoons to Smidgens
To convert a tablespoon measurement to a smidgen measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio.
Since one tablespoon of salt is equal to 96 smidgens, you can use this simple formula to convert:
The salt volume in smidgens is equal to the tablespoons multiplied by 96.
How Many Smidgens Are in a Tablespoon of Salt?
There are 96 smidgens in a tablespoon of salt, which is why we use this value in the formula above.
1 tbsp = 96 smidgens
Tablespoons and smidgens are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.
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.
Tablespoon to Smidgen Conversion Table