Share: Pinch A measurement less than 1/8 teaspoon of a seasoning or spice that is easily held between the thumb and index finger. This is not an accurate measurement. Featured Recipes Pine Nut Cookies My guests say these simple goodies are rich and delicious–like little pats of butter! Coated with pine nuts, the cookies also have a pleasant crunch. Related Tips Core To remove the seed area of an apple or pear using a coring tool or a small knife. Gazpacho An uncooked cold soup. The most common version uses tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet peppers, onion… Rounded Teaspoon or Tablespoon To mound dough slightly in measuring spoon.