Whether you’re trying out a new recipe or trying to get rid of a cold, knowing how many teaspoons are in a clove of garlic is important. This guide gives measurements on teaspoons, tablespoons, minced garlic and garlic powder portions that amount to cloves of garlic.

**How many teaspoons are in a clove of garlic?**

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On average, there are about 10 to 12 cloves of garlic on a medium-sized bulb. One garlic clove is roughly equal to 1 and 1/2 teaspoons of garlic. How many teaspoons a clove of garlic depends on the size of the bulb. Therefore, this is an estimate.

Number of cloves garlic | tsp of garlic |

1 | 1 and 1/2 |

2 | 3 |

3 | 4 and 1/2 |

4 | 6 |

5 | 7 and 1/2 |

6 | 9 |

7 | 10 and 1/2 |

8 | 12 |

9 | 13 and 1/2 |

10 | 15 |

Equating cloves to tsp is simple. If one garlic clove is equal to 1 and 1/2 teaspoons of garlic, then 2 cloves are 3 teaspoons of garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 3 cloves are as follows: 3 cloves are 4 and 1/2 teaspoons of garlic. 4 cloves of garlic to tablespoons are 6 teaspoons of garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 5 cloves are as follows: 5 cloves are 7 and 1/2 teaspoons of garlic.

6 cloves of garlic to teaspoons are as follows: 6 cloves are equivalent to 9 teaspoons of garlic. 7 cloves of garlic to teaspoons are as follows: 7 cloves of garlic are equivalent to 10 and 1/2 teaspoons. Clove of garlic measurements for 8 cloves are as follows: 8 cloves are 12 teaspoons of garlic. Teaspoons of garlic from 9 cloves of garlic are as follows: 9 cloves of garlic equal 13 and 1/2 teaspoons of garlic. The clove of garlic measurements for 10 cloves are as follows: 10 cloves are 15 teaspoons of garlic.

**How many tablespoons are in a clove of garlic?**

Measurements of garlic are not written in stone. There are different types, shapes and sizes of garlic around the world so this article is a basic guideline to help give approximations. Equating cloves to tablespoons sounds a bit tricky but it isn’t. This guideline is the perfect solution for conversion queries.

Number of cloves of garlic | Tablespoons of garlic |

1 | 1/2 |

2 | 1 |

3 | 1 and 1/2 |

4 | 2 |

5 | 2 and 1/2 |

6 | 3 |

7 | 3 and 1/2 |

8 | 4 |

9 | 4 and 1/2 |

10 | 5 |

Two cloves of garlic will be approximately 1 tablespoon of garlic. The clove of garlic measurements for 3 cloves is as follows: 3 cloves 1 and 1/2 tablespoons of garlic. 4 cloves of garlic equal 2 tablespoons of garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 5 cloves are as follows: 5 cloves are 2 and 1/2 tablespoons of garlic.

6 cloves of garlic are equivalent to 3 tablespoons of garlic. There are 3 and 1/2 tablespoons of garlic in 7 cloves of garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 8 cloves are as follows: 8 cloves are 4 tablespoons of garlic. There are 4 and 1/2 tablespoons in 9 cloves of garlic. The clove of garlic measurements for 10 cloves are as follows: 10 cloves are 5 tablespoons of garlic.

**How many teaspoons of minced garlic are in a clove?**

Minced garlic is garlic that has been finely cut to give tiny pieces. It gives recipes a stronger garlic aroma and taste. A 1-to-1 ratio of garlic clove to minced garlic is the way to look at these measurements.

Number of cloves of garlic | tsp of minced garlic |

1 | 1 |

2 | 2 |

3 | 3 |

4 | 4 |

5 | 5 |

6 | 6 |

7 | 7 |

8 | 8 |

9 | 9 |

10 | 10 |

In other words, 2 cloves to minced garlic are as follows: 2 cloves will be equal to 2 teaspoons of minced garlic. 3 cloves of minced garlic are approximately 3 teaspoons of garlic. 4 cloves of garlic to teaspoons will be approximately 4 teaspoons of minced garlic. 5 cloves of garlic are approximately 5 teaspoons of minced garlic.

6 cloves to teaspoons of minced garlic are as follows: 6 cloves are equal to 6 teaspoons of garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 7 cloves are as follows: 7 cloves are 7 teaspoons of minced garlic. There are 8 teaspoons of minced garlic in 8 cloves of garlic. 9 cloves of garlic are equivalent to 9 teaspoons of garlic. The clove of garlic measurements for 10 cloves are as follows: 10 cloves are 10 teaspoons of minced garlic.

**How many tablespoons of minced garlic are in a clove?**

Some recipes call for loads of garlic to create the perfect flavor profile. Here is a measurement guide for tablespoons of minced garlic. Bear in mind that a single clove of garlic will give you about a 1/3 tablespoon of minced garlic.

Number of cloves of garlic | Tablespoons of minced garlic |

1 | 1/3 |

2 | 2/3 |

3 | 1 |

4 | 1 and 1/3 |

5 | 1 and 2/3 |

6 | 2 |

7 | 2 and 1/3 |

8 | 2 and 2/3 |

9 | 3 |

10 | 3 and 1/3 |

So there are 2/3 of a tablespoon of minced garlic in 2 cloves of garlic. 3 cloves of garlic are equivalent to 1 tablespoon of minced garlic. 4 cloves of garlic to tablespoons will be approximately 1 and 1/3 tablespoons of minced garlic. 5 cloves of garlic are approximately 1 and 2/3 tablespoons of minced garlic.

6 cloves to tablespoons of minced garlic are as follows: 6 cloves are equal to 2 tablespoons of minced garlic. 7 cloves of garlic are approximately 2 and 1/3 tablespoons of minced garlic. 8 cloves of minced garlic are approximately 2 and 2/3 tablespoons of minced garlic. In 9 cloves of garlic, there are approximately 3 tablespoons of minced garlic. Clove of garlic measurements for 10 cloves are as follows: 10 cloves are approximately 3 and 1/3 tablespoons of minced garlic.

**How many teaspoons of powdered garlic are in a clove?**

Powdered garlic is a great alternative for those who don’t want to peel, dice, or mince fresh garlic. If you’re having trouble with conversions for recipes this guide does the trick! Just keep in mind 1 clove of garlic will give you about 1/8 tsp of powdered garlic.

Number of cloves of garlic | tsp of powdered garlic |

1 | 1/8 |

2 | 1/4 |

3 | 3/8 |

4 | 1/2 |

5 | 5/8 |

6 | 3/4 |

7 | 7/8 |

8 | 1 |

9 | 1 and 1/8 |

10 | 1 and 2/8 |

2 cloves of powdered garlic are as follows: 2 cloves will be equal to 1/4 or a quarter of a teaspoon of powdered garlic. In 3 cloves of garlic, you will find 3/8 of a teaspoon of powdered garlic. 4 cloves of garlic are equivalent to ½ a teaspoon of garlic powder. 5 cloves of garlic to teaspoons will be approximately 5/8 of a teaspoon of garlic powder.

In 6 cloves of garlic, you will find ¾ of a teaspoon of powdered garlic. There is 7/8 of a teaspoon of powdered garlic in 7 cloves of garlic. The clove of garlic measurements for 8 cloves are as follows: 8 cloves is 1 teaspoon of powdered garlic. There is 1 and a 1/8 teaspoon of powdered garlic in 9 cloves of garlic. In 10 cloves of garlic, you will find 1 and 2/8 of a teaspoon of powdered garlic.

Figuring out how many cloves of garlic there are in crushed minced and powdered garlic can be a bit tricky. Hopefully, this simplified guide has helped convert the amounts you need for any recipe. Happy cooking!

**FAQs**

**How much does a clove of garlic weigh?**

It depends on the type of garlic you buy. However, the average clove weighs between 10-16 grams.

**How much garlic salt equals a clove?**

One clove of garlic is substituted with 1/2 a teaspoon of garlic salt.

**What is the difference between crushed garlic and minced garlic?**

Crushed garlic gives a milder garlic flavor while minced garlic gives a more robust garlic flavor when placed in a dish.

**How much garlic powder do I have to substitute for 1 clove?**

For each clove, use 1/8 of a teaspoon of garlic powder to substitute.

**How much minced garlic do I have to substitute for 1 clove of crushed garlic?**

For one clove, substitute with 1/2 a teaspoon of minced garlic.

**How much garlic powder do I have to put to substitute for fresh garlic?**

For fresh garlic, use 1/8 of a teaspoon of garlic powder to substitute.