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How much powder does 1 TBSP of Cumin seeds yield when crushed? I have a recipe that calls for Cumin seeds to be crushed but I could not find whole seeds at the store.

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A little bit less than 1tbsp, maybe 4/5ths of a tablespoon.

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Sounds roughly right. I was going to say a little under a tsp. – BobMcGee Jul 18 '11 at 7:16

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