# How many 1/8 teaspoons are in a half a teaspoon?

## How many 1/8 teaspoons are in a half a teaspoon?

Note this is universally true; it is independent of the system of measurements used. But 4 X 1/8 tps = 1/2 tsp.

How do you make 1/8 of a teaspoon?

Fill your quarter teaspoon measure halfway. Add a pinch of whatever seasoning is being used. Use your thumb and first two fingers to pick up your seasoning. that’s approximately 1/8 tsp.

What does 1/8 of a teaspoon mean?

1/8 teaspoon = 1 squeeze between thumb, file and center fingers. 1/4 teaspoon = 2 squeezes between thumb, file and center fingers. 1/2 teaspoon = Cup your hand, pour a quarter measured sum in your palm.

### What is another word for 1/8 teaspoon?

Dash: 1/8 tsp. Pinch: 1/16 tsp. Smidgen or Shake: 1/32 tsp. Drop or Nip: 1/64 tsp.

What is half of 1/8 teaspoon in cooking?

Scale, Half and Double Quantity Amounts in a Recipe (Chart)

Original Recipe Measure Half Scaled Measure Double Scaled Measure
1/8 tsp. Dash or Pinch 1/4 tsp.
1/4 tsp. 1/8 tsp. 1/2 tsp.
1/2 tsp. 1/4 tsp. 1 tsp.
1 tsp. 1/2 tsp. 2 tsp.

Does 1/8 tsp equal a pinch?

How much salt is in a pinch? If you want to get very technical and scientific, a pinch is generally defined as 1/16 teaspoon. While there’s some debate about this, The New Food Lover’s Companion considers a pinch to be 1/16 tsp, while a dash is “somewhere between 1/16 and a scant 1/8 teaspoon.” Not all cookbooks agree.

#### How many grams is a 1/8 teaspoon?

How Many Grams are in a Teaspoon?

Volume in Teaspoons: Weight in Grams of:
Water Granulated Sugar
1/8 tsp 0.616115 g 0.431281 g
1/4 tsp 1.2322 g 0.862561 g
1/3 tsp 1.643 g 1.1501 g

How much is a smidgeon?

According to kitchen supplies makers, a dash of salt is specifically 1/8 of a teaspoon, while a pinch is exaclty 1/2 a dash (1/16 teaspoon) and a smidgen is half that (1/32 teaspoon).

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How many grams is a 1 8?

3.5 grams
As mentioned above, the term eighth refers to an eighth of an ounce or 3.5 grams. Those savvy with measurements (and Google) know that one-eighth of an ounce is actually 3.543603875 grams.

## How much is a nip measure?

Made from durable stainless steel. Hourglass-shaped Spirit Measure features half nip (15ml) capacity on one end and full nip (30ml) capacity on the other end.