American Cheese

Shop 'n Save - American Cheese has a high-calorie, low-carb, high-fat and high-protein content.

The food contains 5.26g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and low in Simple carbs. Carbs are our primary source of energy but its source should be chosen with utmost care. Complex carbs are a more desirable addition to your diet, where as simple carbs should be consumed in moderation as it is very easily broken down, assimilated and absorbed in the body. With 15.79 gms of protein, it is high in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Not only that, the high fat content of this product makes it unsuitable to be eaten when trying to lose weight.

While Sodium is an essential nutrient, excess quantities can cause several disorders like fluid retention, hypertension. Since it has a very high density of Sodium, it is unsuitable if you are aiming for a healthy, low-sodium diet.

It belongs to American cuisine.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein17%
 Calories from Fat77%
 Calories from Carbs6%

Why this is good for you

  • Very high in Protein

Why this is bad for you

  • Very high in Saturated Fat
  • Very high in Cholesterol
  • Very high in Sodium

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietHIGH
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Mineral Analysis

Sodium1736.8 mg72.4%Top 10%Very High

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate5.3 g1.8%Bottom 30%Low
Dietary Fiber0 g
Sugars0 g

Protein Analysis

Protein15.8 g31.6%Top 30%High

Fat Analysis

Total Fat31.6 g48.6%Top 10%Very High
Saturated Fat21.1 g105.3%Top 10%Very High

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 70 Calories from Fat 54

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 6 g 9.2%

Saturated Fat 4 g 20%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 20 mg 6.7%

Sodium 330 mg 13.8%

Total Carbohydrates 1 g 0.3%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 0 g

Protein 3 g 6%

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium Iron

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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