Convert Teaspoons to Pinches
Enter the salt volume in teaspoons below to get the value converted to pinches.
How to Convert Teaspoons to Pinches
To convert a teaspoon measurement to a pinch measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One teaspoon is equal to 16 pinches, so use this simple formula to convert:
The salt volume in pinches is equal to the teaspoons multiplied by 16.
Teaspoons and pinches are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
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.
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.
Teaspoon Measurements and Equivalent Pinch Conversions