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"Pugnetto" is an Italian imprecise kitchen measurement.

It means "a small fistful."

Language Notes

A "pugno" is a "fist" in Italian; "-etto" tacked onto the end of words means "small."

Measuring Tools

Cuillerée; Jiggers; Measuring Cups; Measuring Spoons; Pony; Pugnetto; Scales

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Oulton, Randal. "Pugnetto." CooksInfo.com. Published 13 August 2006; revised 08 December 2009. Web. Accessed 03/19/2018. <http://www.cooksinfo.com/pugnetto>.

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