Grilled Zucchini I Recipe

Grilled Zucchini I has a average-calorie, low-carb, high-fat and low-protein content. It is a good source of Vitamin A, Vitamin B6, Vitamin C and Folate.

The food contains 5.4g 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. Its sugar content is among the bottom 20 percentile. This is for people watching their sugar intake. With 2.2 gms of protein, it is low 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 is also rich in Vitamin C, whose benefits include, but are not limited to protection against immune system deficiencies, cardiovascular disease, prenatal health problems, eye disease, and even skin wrinkling.

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 average in Magnesium, an essential micronutrient that regulates functioning of muscles and nerves and heart beat.

Ideally consumed as a Main Dish.

Based on the composite nutritive standing Grilled Zucchini I has been given a composite ranking of 39, and in moderation.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein4%
 Calories from Fat87%
 Calories from Carbs9%

Why this is good for you

  • High in Vitamin B6
  • High in Vitamin A
  • Very high in Vitamin C
  • High in Folate

Why this is bad for you

  • High in Cholesterol
  • Very high in Saturated Fat

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A1050 IU21%
Vitamin C27.6 mg46%
Thiamin0.17 mg11%
Niacin1.8 mg9%
Vitamin B60.44 mg22%
Folate104 mcg26%

Mineral Analysis

Calcium40 mg4%
Iron1.1 mg6%
Magnesium40 mg10%
Potassium430 mg12.3%
Sodium180 mg7.5%

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate5.4 g1.8%
Dietary Fiber1.8 g7.2%
Sugars2.8 g

Protein Analysis

Protein2.2 g4.4%

Fat Analysis

Total Fat23.3 g35.8%
Saturated Fat14.6 g73%

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 229 Calories from Fat 210

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 23.3 g 35.8%

Saturated Fat 14.6 g 73%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 61 mg 20.3%

Sodium 180 mg 7.5%

Total Carbohydrates 5.4 g 1.8%

Dietary Fiber 1.8 g7.2%

Sugars 2.8 g

Protein 2.2 g 4.4%

Vitamin A 21% Vitamin C 46%

Calcium 4% Iron 6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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