Crystal Shrimp Recipe

Crystal Shrimp has a very high-calorie, average-carb, very high-fat and very high-protein content.

The food contains 21g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is average 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. Its low sugar content puts it in the bottom 20 percentile. This is a good thing for people watching their sugar intake. With 26 gms of protein, it is very high in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Not only that, the very high fat content of this product makes it unsuitable to be eaten when trying to lose weight. A quick glance at the fat profile reveals that it is very high in saturated fats and low in trans fats.

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.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 60, for Crystal Shrimp, and we advise that this food in moderation.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein5%
 Calories from Fat91%
 Calories from Carbs4%

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

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A13 IU0.3%

Mineral Analysis

Calcium84 mg8.4%
Iron3 mg16.7%
Potassium656 mg18.7%
Sodium2000 mg83.3%

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate21 g7%
Dietary Fiber3 g12%
Sugars3 g

Protein Analysis

Protein26 g52%

Fat Analysis

Total Fat220 g338.5%
Saturated Fat37 g185%
Total Trans Fatty Acids0 g

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 2137 Calories from Fat 1984

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 220 g 338.5%

Saturated Fat 37 g 185%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 172 mg 57.3%

Sodium 2000 mg 83.3%

Total Carbohydrates 21 g 7%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 26 g 52%

Vitamin A 0.3% Vitamin C

Calcium 8.4% Iron 16.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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