Apple Walnut Cake With Caramel Glaze Recipe

Apple Walnut Cake With Caramel Glaze has a high-calorie, high-carb, high-fat and average-protein content.

The food contains 55.9g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and very high 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 very high sugar content puts it in the top 10 percentile. This is often undesirable for people watching their sugar intake. With 3.7 gms of protein, it is average in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Because of its high fat content, it could be unsuitable option, especially if you're watching your fat intake for health reasons. It's average MUFA and average PUFA. In terms of Polyunsaturated Fat content it is ranked in the top 10% of all food items. It is also ranked in the top 10 percentile in terms of its Monounsaturated Fat content, which are considered among "good fats".

While Sodium is an essential nutrient, excess quantities can cause several disorders like fluid retention, hypertension. Since it has an average density of Sodium, it is suitable if you are aiming for a healthy, low-sodium diet. It is also an average source of Selenium, which is an important antioxidant especially in combination with vitamin E.

Ideally consumed as a Dessert.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 38, for Apple Walnut Cake With Caramel Glaze, and we advise that this food in moderation.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein3%
 Calories from Fat49%
 Calories from Carbs48%

Why this is good for you

Why this is bad for you

  • High in Saturated Fat

Diet Suitability

Atkins DietLOW
Low Fat DietLOW
Zone DietLOW

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A189.5 IU3.8%Top 30%High
Retinol47.6 mcg
Vitamin C1.6 mg2.7%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin D7.3 IU1.8%Mid 40%Average
Thiamin0 mg
Riboflavin0 mg
Niacin0.81 mg4%Mid 40%Average
Vitamin B60 mg
Folate32.3 mcg8.1%Mid 40%Average
Folic Acid19.4 mcg
Vitamin B120 mcg
Pantothenic Acid0 mg

Mineral Analysis

Calcium28.2 mg2.8%Mid 40%Average
Iron0.81 mg4.5%Mid 40%Average
Magnesium15.3 mg3.8%Mid 40%Average
Phosphorus51.6 mg5.2%Mid 40%Average
Potassium95.2 mg2.7%Mid 40%Average
Sodium227.1 mg9.5%Mid 40%Average
Zinc0 mg
Copper0 mg
Manganese0 mg
Selenium6.5 mcg9.2%Mid 40%Average

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate45.1 g15%Top 30%High
Dietary Fiber1.4 g5.5%Mid 40%Average
Sugars33.6 g
Glucose0.8 mg
Fructose1.6 mg
Lactose0 mg
Maltose0 mg
Galactose0 mg

Protein Analysis

Protein3 g6%Mid 40%Average
Tryptophan0 mg
Threonine0 mg
Isoleucine0 mg
Leucine0 mg
Lysine0 mg
Methionine0 mg
Cystine0 mg
Phenylalanine0 mg
Tyrosine0 mg
Valine0 mg
Arginine0 mg
Histidine0 mg
Alanine0 mg
Aspartic Acid0 mg
Glutamic Acid0.8 mg
Glycine0 mg
Proline0 mg
Serine0 mg
Hydroxyproline0 mg

Fat Analysis

Total Fat20.2 g31.1%Top 30%High
Saturated Fat4.3 g21.4%Mid 40%Average
Monounsaturated Fat8.9 g
Polyunsaturated Fat6.5 g

Other Nutrients Analysis

Alcohol0 g
Ash0.8 g
Caffeine0 mg
Theobromine0 mg

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 453 Calories from Fat 226

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 25.1 g 38.6%

Saturated Fat 5.3 g 26.5%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 42.2 mg 14.1%

Sodium 281.6 mg 11.7%

Total Carbohydrates 55.9 g 18.6%

Dietary Fiber 1.7 g6.8%

Sugars 41.7 g

Protein 3.7 g 7.4%

Vitamin A 4.7% Vitamin C 3.3%

Calcium 3.5% Iron 5.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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