American Cheese

Market Day - American Cheese has a average-calorie, low-carb, high-fat and high-protein content.

The food contains 8.47g 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 19.75 gms of protein, it is high in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

However, the high fat content makes it unsuitable if you're on a low-fat diet plan.

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

It belongs to American cuisine.

Based on the composite nutritive standing Market Day - American Cheese has been given a composite ranking of 3, and sparingly.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein24%
 Calories from Fat66%
 Calories from Carbs10%

Why this is good for you

  • Low in Cholesterol

Why this is bad for you

  • High in Saturated Fat

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Mineral Analysis

Sodium963 mg40.1%Top 10%Very High

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate8.5 g2.8%Mid 40%Average
Dietary Fiber0 g
Sugars0 g

Protein Analysis

Protein19.8 g39.5%Top 30%High

Fat Analysis

Total Fat24.3 g37.4%Top 30%High
Saturated Fat15.2 g75.8%Top 10%Very High

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 94 Calories from Fat 62

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 6.9 g 10.6%

Saturated Fat 4.3 g 21.5%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 15 mg 5%

Sodium 273 mg 11.4%

Total Carbohydrates 2.4 g 0.8%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 0 g

Protein 5.6 g 11.2%

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium Iron

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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